- statistics ► PLURAL NOUN (treated as sing. ) ▪ the collection and analysis of numerical data in large quantities.DERIVATIVES statistician noun.
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statistician — STATISTICIÁN, Ă, statisticieni, e, s.m. şi f. Specialist în statistică. [pr.: ci an] – Din fr. statisticien. Trimis de claudia, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98 STATISTICIÁN s. (înv.) statistic. (E statistician de profesie.) Trimis de siveco,… … Dicționar Român
statistician — stat‧is‧ti‧cian [ˌstætˈstɪʆn] noun [countable] JOBS STATISTICS someone who works with statistics as part of their job or studies: • The chief statistician identified a rise in immigration as the most significant social change in recent years. * … Financial and business terms
Statistician — Stat is*ti cian (st[a^]t [i^]s*t[i^]sh an), n. [Cf. F. statisticien.] One versed in statistics; one who collects and classifies facts for statistics. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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statistician — [stat΄is tish′ən] n. an expert or specialist in statistics … English World dictionary
Statistician — Statisticians work with theoretical and applied statistics in both the private and public sectors. The core of that work is to measure, interpret, and describe the world and human activity patterns within it. It is common to combine statistical… … Wikipedia
statistician — UK [ˌstætɪˈstɪʃ(ə)n] / US noun [countable] Word forms statistician : singular statistician plural statisticians someone whose job is to study and work with statistics … English dictionary
statistician — [[t]stæ̱tɪstɪ̱ʃ(ə)n[/t]] statisticians N COUNT A statistician is a person who studies statistics or who works using statistics … English dictionary
statistician — noun 1. a mathematician who specializes in statistics (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑mathematical statistician • Derivationally related forms: ↑statistics • Hypernyms: ↑mathematician 2. someone versed in the collection and in … Useful english dictionary