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random number

noun, Statistics.
1.
a number chosen by a random sampling, as from a table (random number table) or generated by a computer.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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Examples from the web for random number
  • Benchmarks the performance of the currently provided uniform pseudo-random number generation engines.
  • Using a random number generator or random number table, select one of the four equal parts from each of the eight equal areas.
random number in Technology
The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing, © Denis Howe 2010 http://foldoc.org
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