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English Mathematics & Statistics Translation Glossary

English term English translation
50th percentile a point seperate 50 percent of good from the 50 percent poor
about X’ and about Y’ approximately x' and approximately y'
are common with have (n variables) in common with
chi-square or chi-squared? chi-square
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combined in quadrature square root of the sum of the squares
correlate telephone area codes, incomes, and purchases compare tendencies, if any, between telephone area codes, incomes and purchases
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Cumulative variance, accumulated variance Cumulative variance
curve fit fit / fitting are statistical concepts
distance lines vertical lines at distances away from the mean value equal to multiples of standard deviation
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every how often To be scheduled to work on Saturdays every [specify 1-5] weeks
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F'/F* F prime/F star (asterisk)
factor factor of safety
fall with the square root of fall / decrease in proportion to the square root of size
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fitted / solved Values obtained from graphical analysis (below) or from solving the equation numerically.
fixed class effect terms for treatment fixed-effect class variables
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n integer where n is an integer
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nonrandom (non-random) biased
Order of a calculation reduce the computational complexity / simplify
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PBO-subtracted after subtracting the results (or mean) for the placebo group from the total results (or mean)
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peaked down the lowest values were observed
persons/people singular or collective, context, register etc.
Ps-Contour Plot Do not translate.
the base logarithm of 8 the base-2 logarithm of 8
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through none
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to specialize the function assign a specific functional form
to spend to allocate / assign
To survey (see context please) view, examine
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to terms (of order of) O(x2) to O(x2) [to order x2]
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trigonometry branch of mathematics concerned with the measurement of triangles

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