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|Noun||1.||multiple correlation - a statistical technique that predicts values of one variable on the basis of two or more other variables|
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
multivariate analysis - a generic term for any statistical technique used to analyze data from more than one variable
multicollinearity - a case of multiple regression in which the predictor variables are themselves highly correlated