Definition of interquartile in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌintərˈkwôrˌtīl/ Pronunciation: /-ˈkwôrtl/


Situated between the first and third quartiles of a distribution.
Example sentences
  • The interquartile range, which spans the first to the third quartile, indicates the uniformity of the leaving-home experience among all young people.
  • The lower and upper whiskers extend to the most extreme data point within 1.5 times the interquartile range of the first and third quartiles, respectively.
  • We used means, standard deviations, and interquartile ranges to summarize daily pollution and meteorology data.

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Syllabification: in·ter·quar·tile

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