Kendall rank correlation


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Noun1.Kendall rank correlation - a nonparametric measure of the agreement between two rankings
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
Kendall test - any of several nonparametric measures of correlation (used when the assumptions of standard correlational analysis are not met)
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Kendall rank correlation test is a non-parametric statistical method, using two groups of ranks to test the degree of correlation between two samples, and it requires the data to be a sequencing variants.