sample point

noun Mathematics.
a possible result of an experiment, represented as a point.
Compare sample space.
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sample point
 
n
statistics a single possible observed value of a variable; a member of the sample space of an experiment

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Example sentences
Sample point where duplicate was collected is not indicated.
Does not match name previously submitted for the sample point.
If the different sample points are all from stockpile runoff, one sample point
  may be sufficient.
Sample point within the distribution system after treatment.
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