Definition of intercorrelation in English:


Syllabification: in·ter·cor·re·la·tion
Pronunciation: /ˌintərˌkôrəˈlāSHən


  • A mutual relationship or connection between two or more things: analyses showing intercorrelations between sets of variables
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    • Because of this, variables with high intercorrelations were removed from the analyses.
    • The means, standard deviations, and intercorrelations among all variables used in the analyses are reported in tables 2 and 3.
    • Moderate intercorrelations between the sub-scales indicate that they are measuring distinct but related aspects of the work environment.



Pronunciation: /-ˈkôrəˌlāt/
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  • A factor represents a group of variables that were intercorrelated with each other - but were relatively uncorrelated with other variables.
  • The variables examined in table 3 were intercorrelated in complex ways (data not shown).
  • Most of the ten quantitative morphological variables were highly intercorrelated.

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