# probability distribution

Syllabification: prob·a·bil·i·ty dis·tri·bu·tion

## Definition of probability distribution in English:

### noun

Statistics
A function of a discrete variable whose integral over any interval is the probability that the random variable specified by it will lie within that interval.
Example sentences
• The error terms from the regression equations are modeled as random variables with a probability distribution.
• If the probability distribution is uniform, you would expect each of the 10 digits from 0 to 9 to occur about one-tenth of the time.
• Instead we employ modeling to understand the statistical probability distribution of angles at rupture and its impact on the measured length and force distributions.

## Definition of probability distribution in:

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= trending

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### More words in this category

autocorrelation bias binomial distribution cumulative error decile
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