log normal distribution

lognormal

[lawg-nawr-muhl, log-]
adjective Mathematics.
noting or pertaining to a logarithmic function with a normal distribution, or the distribution of a random variable for which the logarithm of the variable has a normal distribution.

Origin:
log(arithm) + normal

lognormality [lawg-nawr-mal-i-tee, log-] , noun
lognormally, adverb
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