a statistic representing how closely two variables co-vary; it can vary from -1 (perfect negative correlation) through 0 (no correlation) to +1 (perfe more..a statistic representing how closely two variables co-vary; it can vary from -1 (perfect negative correlation) through 0 (no correlation) to +1 (perfect positive correlation)(noun.cognition)

hypernym (correlation coefficient IS A KIND OF .... relation)

a statistic representing how closely two variables co-vary; it can vary from -1 (perfect negative correlation) through 0 (no correlation) to +1 (perfect positive correlation)(noun.cognition)

a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate po more..a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters(noun.cognition)