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statistics

  1. methods of collecting and analysing numerical data.
  2. a group of data.

    Businesspeople make considerable use of statistical methods such as collecting SAMPLES in order to make STATISTICAL INFERENCES in such areas as MARKETING RESEARCH and QUALITY CONTROL. They also use government economic data in monitoring changes in the business environment.

statistics

  1. a branch of mathematics that studies the theory and methods of collecting, tabulating and analysing numerical data.
  2. a grouping of data. Economic analysis makes extensive use of economic data, which are subjected to statistical analysis in order to test ECONOMIC THEORIES. See HYPOTHESIS TESTING, ECONOMETRICS.
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To date, 70 percent of STATS' sales come from male buyers, but these female undergarments are seen to boost sales of its clothing line.
Stephen Rawlinson, Stats regional director for the Americas region, said: "This investment in larger facilities underlines our commitment to the Canadian energy and utilities sector and gives us the ability to provide high-quality client-specific solutions in a much shorter timeframe.
JAK/ STAT pathways in cytokine signaling and myeloproliferative disorders approaches for targeted therapies.
7 Justin Holiday Height/weight: 6-6, 181; Position: Small forward; College: Washington; Experience: 5 years; 2017-18 stats: GP 72, Pts.
"I think, if we speak about the stats and four clean sheets in 17 games, if we speak about one clean sheet in three it is a stat as well which is true and it sounds better.
STAT proteins - Key regulators of anti-viral responses, inflammation, and tumorigenesis in the liver.
Tournament best: Quarter-finalists, 1996 & 2008 Qualifying record: W6 D3 L1 Qualifying stat: Croatia had a point deducted after a swastika was burned on to their pitch and they changed managers in September.
"We aspire to see an integrated economic statistics system by GCC member states following the remarkable efforts to enhance the efficiency of GCC statistical departments and ensure the quality and efficiency of economic statistical projects."
Vernon has been with STATS for 14 years in a range of senior roles and has managed major UKCS and international isolation and intervention projects.
Those sports-herd stats are a tiny sample of what the National Basketball Association has in store for fans for the approaching season as the league looks to energize its content marketing with Big Data.
Computers in total quality management: statistical process control to expedite stats. Arch Pathol Lab Med.
The stats storm extended its reach to various sports including football.