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Spearman's rank correlation

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Definition of Spearman's rank correlation in English:

noun

A product-moment correlation coefficient devised as a measure of the degree of agreement between two rankings: Spearman’s rank correlation coefficient (Symbol: ρ)

Origin

early 20th century: named after Charles E. Spearman (1863–1945), English psychologist.

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