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mul·ti·var·i·ate(mŭl′tē-vâr′ē-ĭt, -āt′, -văr′-, -tī-)
Having or involving more than one variable: multivariate statistical analysis.
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(Statistics) statistics (of a distribution) involving a number of distinct, though not usually independent, random variables
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|Adj.||1.||multivariate - pertaining to any procedure involving two or more 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
variable - liable to or capable of change; "rainfall in the tropics is notoriously variable"; "variable winds"; "variable expenses"
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