Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient

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Noun1.Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient - the most commonly used method of computing a correlation coefficient between variables that are linearly related
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
coefficient of correlation, correlation coefficient, correlation - a statistic representing how closely two variables co-vary; it can vary from -1 (perfect negative correlation) through 0 (no correlation) to +1 (perfect positive correlation); "what is the correlation between those two variables?"
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Angiographic Gensini scores were correlated with Hs-CRP using Pearson's correlation (2-tailed).
The mean abundances distribution in different habitats was checked by Pearson's correlation coefficients among seasons (Ge et al.
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Pearson's correlation was used for this, and it was conducted on all the variables included in the hypotheses: viewing time (fixation of the areas of interest in ms), recall and appeal (evaluated with a questionnaire) and emotiveness and complexity of the image (defined by external evaluators with interjudge agreement).
To analyze the data, Pearson's Correlation and Regression tests were applied.
Afterwards, the Pearson's correlation coefficients were estimated between traits, whose significance was determined by the Student's t test (P [less than or equal to] 0.
Pearson's correlation coefficient was determined for the correlation of inter-canine width and SN-MP angle.
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For statistical analysis student's t, test is used at 5% significance level and for the correlation coefficient, Pearson's correlation test is used, and correlation is significant at 0.
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