What does decile mean?

Definitions for decileˈdɛs ɪl, -aɪl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. decile(noun)

    (statistics) any of nine points that divided a distribution of ranked scores into equal intervals where each interval contains one-tenth of the scores


  1. decile(Noun)

    Any of the values in a series that divides the distribution of individuals in that series into ten groups of equal frequency.

    Although few people scored high marks, everyone did quite wellu2014the lowest decile was over 50%.

  2. decile(Noun)

    Any one of the ten subsets or groups so divided.

    Our school is in the top decile for exam results.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Decile(noun)

    an aspect or position of two planets, when they are distant from each other a tenth part of the zodiac, or 36¡.

  2. Origin: [F. dcil, fr. L. decem ten cf. It. decile.]

Anagrams for decile »

  1. ceiled, delice


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of decile in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of decile in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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