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nonparametric

(ˌnɒnˌpærəˈmɛtrɪk)
adj
(Mathematics) maths free of parameters
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Adj.1.nonparametric - not involving an estimation of the parameters of a statistic
statistics - a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters
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The non-parametric statistics measures were derived from the grain yield data and Spearman's rank correlation between parametric and nonparametric methods was estimated to assess the interrelationship and similarity among them.
Since data in the current study (Riley & Organist, 2014) were ordinal, much of it was analyzed with non-parametric statistics.
Survival patients versus mortality patients were compared by non-parametric statistics with p < 0.
The proposal to use Non-Parametric Statistics as a resource for the analysis of information that does not require a population model and that does not require a large number of hypotheses takes into consideration that this resource also provides the Didactic Engineering methodology with a treatment that meets the prerogative of falsifiability in Popper's scientific method.

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