Definition of multivariate in English:

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multivariate

Pronunciation: /ˌməltiˈve(ə)rēət/ /ˌməltī-/

adjective

Statistics
Involving two or more variable quantities.
Example sentences
  • In multivariate analyses, dummy variables are used to control for gender.
  • These measures were used to create the study's control variable in the multivariate analyses.
  • The log scale exposure index was treated as a continuous variable in multivariate analyses.

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Syllabification: mul·ti·var·i·ate

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