Definition of statistical linguistics in English:

statistical linguistics

Line breaks: stat|is¦tic¦al lin|guis¦tics

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[treated as singular]
The application of statistical techniques to language analysis, typically using a large machine-readable corpus, in order to discover general principles of linguistic behaviour, genre difference, etc.

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