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level of significance

noun, Statistics.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25
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  • He felt that establishing a state level of significance would require more research.
  • The level of significance must be justified in the nomination.
  • level of significance is a statistical term for how willing you are to be wrong.
  • Thus, the impact of any subsidence which may occur would be below the level of significance.

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