Try Our Apps


Gobble up these 8 terms for eating

analysis of variance

noun, Statistics.
a procedure for resolving the total variance of a set of variates into component variances that are associated with defined factors affecting the variates.
Also called variance analysis.
Origin of analysis of variance
1935-40 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for analysis-of-variance

analysis of variance

(statistics) any of a number of techniques for resolving the observed variance between sets of data into components, esp to determine whether the difference between two samples is explicable as random sampling variation with the same underlying population ANOVA
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for analysis

Scrabble Words With Friends