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class mark

noun, Statistics.
1.
the midpoint of a class interval.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90, for an earlier sense
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class mark

noun
1.
(statistics) a value within a class interval, esp its midpoint or the nearest integral value, used to represent the interval for computational convenience
2.
(library science) Also called class number. a symbol on a book or other publication indicating its subject field, shelf position, etc
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