Definition of chi-square in English:

chi-square

Syllabification: chi-square
Pronunciation: /ˈkīskwer
 
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noun

[as modifier]
Relating to or denoting a statistical method assessing the goodness of fit between observed values and those expected theoretically. (Symbol: χ2)
More example sentences
  • To assess statistical significance chi-square tests of association and confidence intervals are provided.
  • These papers contain contributions to regression analysis, the correlation coefficient and includes the chi-square test of statistical significance.
  • Statistical significance of rescue experiments was assessed using the chi-square test.

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