(of events or values) having the probability of their joint occurrence equal to the product of their individual probabilities.
- Statistical map
noun See distribution map
noun, Physics, Chemistry. (used with a singular verb) 1. the science that deals with average properties of the molecules, atoms, or elementary particles in random motion in a system of many such particles and relates these properties to the thermodynamic and other macroscopic properties of the system. statistical mechanics noun 1. (functioning as sing) the […]
- Statistical significance
statistical significance definition In statistics, a number that expresses the probability that the result of a given experiment or study could have occurred purely by chance. This number can be a margin of error (“The results of this public opinion poll are accurate to five percent”), or it can indicate a confidence level (“If this […]
- Statistical tables
plural noun 1. tables showing the values of the cumulative distribution functions, probability functions, or probability density functions of certain common distributions for different values of their parameters, and used esp to determine whether or not a particular statistical result exceeds the required significance level See hypothesis testing