from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A theoretical frequency distribution for a set of variable data, usually represented by a bell-shaped curve symmetrical about the mean. Also called Gaussian distribution.
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- n. A family of continuous probability distributions such that the probability density function is the Gaussian function
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- n. a theoretical distribution with finite mean and variance
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