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 (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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(NASDAQ: VRML) has published a paper entitled: "Clinical Performance Comparison of Two In-Vitro Diagnostic Multivariate Index Assays (IVDMIAs) for Presurgical Assessment for Ovarian Cancer Risk" in the journal Advanced Therapeutics (Shulman et al.
Sartorius Stedim Biotech (SSB) has launched the new SIMCA 16 software for multivariate data analytics, available from its subsidiary Sartorius Stedim Data Analytics.
Writing for professionals, teachers, and graduate students in psychiatry and allied mental health fields, Reddy introduces fundamental statistical methods for psychiatric research, multivariate data analysis, and the data analysis software package SPSS.
Because many real-world decisions have outcomes that are multiattribute in nature, extensions of SD to the multivariate case are of interest.
Although the paper is interesting, showing some significant statistical differences, the authors used only univariate analysis and not multivariate analysis.
The information obtained from experiments can be enriched when analyzed in a multivariate model, since selection of genotypes should not be based on only one character (DAWSON et al., 2012; YEATER et al., 2015).
However, most of the compression algorithms for time series data were developed only for single variate scenarios, while in practice there are often multiple sensor nodes in one application and the collected data is actually multivariate time series.
The analyst must consider the correlation structure among the characteristics to properly estimate the evaluation indices in these multivariate GR&R studies.
For children, the study results obtained from multivariate models adjusting for age, sex, sociodemographic variables, allergic disease, and health care utilization confirmed the previously established increase in risk for ADHD in those with AD for an adjusted odds ratio of 1.14.
1549) were utilized to fit a bivariate and multivariate investigation with Generalized slightest Modeling (GLM), anticipating determinants of lifetime fertility utilizing Poisson regression.
RESULTS: High galectin-3 concentrations were associated with adverse outcome in both cohorts and remained significantly associated with death after multivariate adjustment [hazard ratio 2.42 (95% CI 1.17-5.01), P = 0.02, in TIME-CHF; 1.47 (1.02-2.10), P = 0.04, in GISSIHF).

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