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|Noun||1.||first-order correlation - a partial correlation in which the effects of only one variable are removed (held constant)|
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
partial correlation - a correlation between two variables when the effects of one or more related variables are removed
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