Definition of bivariate in English:

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bivariate

Pronunciation: /bīˈve(ə)rēit/ /-ˈve(ə)rēˌāt/

adjective

Statistics
Involving or depending on two variables.
Example sentences
  • This was his formulation of regression and its link to the bivariate normal distribution.
  • Among tenth graders, none of the bivariate comparisons reaches statistical significance.
  • We used cross-tabulations and rank correlation coefficients to investigate bivariate association.

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Syllabification: bi·var·i·ate

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