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  Definition of correlation
  1. a statistical relation between two or more variables such that systematic changes in the value of one variable are accompanied by systematic changes in the other
  2. 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); "what is the correlation between those two variables?"
  3. a reciprocal relation between two or more things
Similar Words: correlational statistics, correlation coefficient, coefficient of correlation, correlativity

 

Hyponyms: curvilinear correlation, nonlinear correlation, skew correlation, partial correlation, positive correlation, direct correlation, negative correlation, indirect correlation, spurious correlation, product-moment correlation coefficient, Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient, multiple correlation coefficient, biserial correlation coefficient, biserial correlation, split-half correlation, chance-half correlation, tetrachoric correlation coefficient, tetrachoric correlation

 

Part Meronyms: correlational analysis

 

Derivational Morphology: correlate

 

Anagrams: crenelation, intolerance, altercation, contractile, criterional, neocortical

 

 
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