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Adj.1.unimodal - having a single mode
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
bimodal - of a distribution; having or occurring with two modes
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Annual precipitation varies from 3 000 to 5 000 mm, distributed unimodally (Ministerio del Ambiente, 2011); July and August are typically the driest months (Moscoso & Peck, 2012).
This method assumes total lengths for fish of the same cohort will be unimodally distributed; therefore, multiple modes from a given sample represent multiple age classes of fish.
An inspection of Table 4 reveals that for the majority of participants without sight, the rated images were experienced unimodally.
Feller credits this version to Shepp (without a citation): Z is unimodally distributed if and only if there are two independent random variables U and Y such that Z = m + UY, where U is uniformly distributed on (0,1) and m is the unique mode of Z.