Definitions
from The Century Dictionary.
 Pertaining to the mathematician Karl Friedrich Gauss, or to his discoveries.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
 adjective of or pertaining to Gauss{2}.
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 adjective Alternative capitalization of
Gaussian
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
 adjective of or relating to Karl Gauss or his mathematical theories of magnetics or electricity or astronomy or probability
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There are some different flavors of random, such as gaussian or normally distributed, binomially distributed, Poisson distributed and the like.

'gaussian' blur and set the 'gaussian radius' to its max which is 15.

'gaussian' blur and set the 'gaussian radius' to its max which is 15.

If, among a population chosen at random, a degree of nongaussian (i.e. nonbellcurve) nature is found in the distribution of IQ, it is evidence that you are dealing with not one race, but two or more.
What a Bunch of Apes! « L.E. Modesitt, Jr. – The Official Website

With the grade inflation documented at any of the bond rating agencies, we might as well plot gaussian noise.
Matthew Yglesias » Charts and Graphs That Will Finally Make It Clear

The result will be a new gaussian income density curve, broader and flatter, but just as efficient.
Atlas Left a Big Tip, Arnold Kling  EconLog  Library of Economics and Liberty

There is a countervailing trend to smear the left side of the density curve to the left, reestablishing a gaussian distribution.
Atlas Left a Big Tip, Arnold Kling  EconLog  Library of Economics and Liberty

I believe that I was sufficiently clear in my last post on why heredity causes a gaussian distribution in the expression of complex heritable characters.
What a Bunch of Apes! « L.E. Modesitt, Jr. – The Official Website

Options markets have a volatility 'smile': the implied volatilities of the extremum strike prices are much higher than implied by gaussian distributions.
Nonnormal Distributions, Arnold Kling  EconLog  Library of Economics and Liberty

The selfreported height was skewed somewhere between one and two inches taller, but most dramatic was the 5'11 bin, which was about 25% smaller than what even the skewed gaussian would suggest.
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