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class interval

Line breaks: class inter|val

Definition of class interval in English:

noun

Statistics
The size of each class into which a range of a variable is divided, as represented by the divisions of a histogram or bar chart.
Example sentences
  • It allowed analysis according to the different grain size class intervals for a single rock specimen.
  • The width of each bar along the abscissa represents a class interval of 0.1, except for the first bar.
  • However, no matter what headway distributions are used, or how accurately they are modelled, the probability density functions themselves describe the distribution of headways by sorting headways into different class intervals.

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