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interquartile range

[in-ter-kwawr-tahyl, -til] /ˌɪn tərˈkwɔr taɪl, -tɪl/
noun, Statistics.
1.
the range of values of a frequency distribution between the first and third quartiles.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; inter- + quartile
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interquartile range

/ˌɪntəˈkwɔːtaɪl/
noun
1.
(statistics) the difference between the value of a variable below which lie 25 per cent of the population, and that below which lie 75 per cent: a measure of the spread of the distribution
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