Definition of response variable in English:

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response variable

noun

Another term for dependent variable.
Example sentences
  • For each array, I weighted the response variable (arcsine square-root transformed) by the total nests placed in that array because the early and late season trials were of unequal duration.
  • Hence, we examined the effect of brood size on sex ratio using arcsine square-root transformed sex ratio data as the response variable in a general linear model.
  • The response variable was logarithmically transformed.

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Syllabification: re·sponse var·i·a·ble

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