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Definition of Measures of central tendency

Measures of central tendency Definition from Business & Finance Dictionaries & Glossaries
Raynet Business & Marketing Glossary
in research, those values that describe the centre of a distribution. Examples of measures of central tendency are: mean, median and mode.
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Measures of central tendency Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Common Concepts in Statistics
These are parameters which characterise an entire distribution. These include mode, median and mean.
Measures of central tendency Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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In statistics, a central tendency (or, more commonly, a measure of central tendency) is a central or typical value for a probability distribution. It may also be called a center or location of the distribution. Colloquially, measures of central tendency are often called averages. The term central tendency dates from the late 1920s.

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