What does area under curve mean?

Definitions for area under curve

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word area under curve.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Area Under Curve

    A statistical means of summarizing information from a series of measurements on one individual. It is frequently used in clinical pharmacology where the AUC from serum levels can be interpreted as the total uptake of whatever has been administered. As a plot of the concentration of a drug against time, after a single dose of medicine, producing a standard shape curve, it is a means of comparing the bioavailability of the same drug made by different companies. (From Winslade, Dictionary of Clinical Research, 1992)


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of area under curve in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of area under curve in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Images & Illustrations of area under curve

  1. area under curvearea under curvearea under curve

Translations for area under curve

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • aire sous la courbeFrench
  • वक्र के तहत क्षेत्रHindi
  • 濃度曲線下面積Japanese
  • gebied onder curveDutch
  • Область под кривойRussian
  • 曲線下面積Chinese

Get even more translations for area under curve »


Find a translation for the area under curve definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these area under curve definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"area under curve." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 20 Feb. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/area under curve>.

Are we missing a good definition for area under curve? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for area under curve:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.