Definitions for Correlationˌkɔr əˈleɪ ʃən, ˌkɒr-
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a reciprocal relation between two or more things
correlation coefficient, coefficient of correlation, correlation(noun)
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?"
correlation, correlational statistics(noun)
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
A reciprocal, parallel or complementary relationship between two or more comparable objects
One of the several measures of the linear statistical relationship between two random variables, indicating both the strength and direction of the relationship.
reciprocal relation; corresponding similarity or parallelism of relation or law; capacity of being converted into, or of giving place to, one another, under certain conditions; as, the correlation of forces, or of zymotic diseases
Origin: [LL. correlatio; L. cor- + relatio: cf. F. corrlation. Cf. Correlation.]
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Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There's never been a strong correlation between his behavior and the price of oil.
At this point it seems random, there's no correlation between the suspect and the victims at this point.
To change momentum they would need to hike by 200 bps as a minimum to change correlation with oil price.
We still haven't broken the correlation between oil and equities and we are yet to find a bottom in oil prices.
To change momentum they would need to hike by 200 basis points as a minimum to change the correlation with the oil price.
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- съотношение, корелацияBulgarian
- riippuvuussuhde, vastaavuussuhde, korrelaatioFinnish
- نێوانیهتی دووسهری, هاوپهیوهندی گۆڕاوهکانKurdish
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