asymmetry in a frequency distribution.
a measure of such asymmetry.
the quality or condition of being skew
(statistics) a measure of the symmetry of a distribution around its mean, esp the statistic B1 = m3/(m2)3/2, where m2 and m3 are respectively the second and third moments of the distribution around the mean. In a normal distribution, B1 = 0 See kurtosis
verb (used without object) 1. to turn aside or swerve; take an oblique course. 2. to look obliquely; squint. verb (used with object) 3. to give an oblique direction to; shape, form, or cut obliquely. 4. Slang. to make conform to a specific concept, attitude, or planned result; slant: The television show is skewed to […]
- Skew symmetry
noun 1. symmetry of top left with bottom right, and top right with bottom left
adjective 1. (postpositive) (Brit, informal) not straight; askew
noun, plural skis or, sometimes, ski. 1. one of a pair of long, slender runners made of wood, plastic, or metal used in gliding over snow. 2. water ski. verb (used without object), skied, skiing. 3. to travel on skis, as for sport. verb (used with object), skied, skiing. 4. to use skis on; travel […]