mean+proportion

  • 1 mean — I (average) adjective central, grouping, intermediary, medial, median, medium, mesial, middle, midmost, statistical average II (base) adjective abject, brutal, contemptible, degrading, despicable, disgraceful, dishonorable, heinous, ignoble,… …

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  • 2 mean — mean1 [mēn] vt. meant [ment] meaning [ME menen < OE mænan, to mean, tell, complain, akin to Ger meinen, to have in mind, have as opinion < IE base * meino , opinion, intent > OIr mian, wish, desire] 1. to have in mind; intend; purpose… …

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  • 3 Mean square weighted deviation — is used extensively in geochronology, the science of obtaining information about the time of formation of, for example, rocks, minerals, bones, corals, or charcoal, or the time at which particular processes took place in a rock mass, for example… …

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  • 4 Proportion dorée — Nombre d or  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Nombre d or (astronomie).  La proportion définie par a et b est dite d extrême et de moyenne raison lorsque a e …

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  • 5 Proportion d'argent — La proportion d argent est une constante mathématique obtenue à partir de la racine carrée de deux et est aussi un nombre irrationnel. Ce nom fait référence à la proportion dorée. Sommaire 1 Définition 2 Proprié …

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  • 6 mean — mean1 /meen/, v., meant, meaning. v.t. 1. to have in mind as one s purpose or intention; intend: I meant to compliment you on your work. 2. to intend for a particular purpose, destination, etc.: They were meant for each other. 3. to intend to… …

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  • 7 Mean difference — The mean difference is a measure of statistical dispersion equal to the average absolute difference of two independent values drawn from a probability distribution. A related statistic is the relative mean difference, which is the mean difference …

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  • 8 mean — I. verb (meant; meaning) Etymology: Middle English menen, from Old English mǣnan; akin to Old High German meinen to have in mind, Old Church Slavic měniti to mention Date: before 12th century transitive verb 1. a. to have in the mind as a purpose …

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  • 9 mean — I [[t]min[/t]] v. meant, mean•ing 1) to have in mind as one s purpose or intention; intend 2) to intend for a particular destiny: They were meant for each other[/ex] 3) to intend to express or indicate: What do you mean by “perfect”?[/ex] 4) to… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 10 mean — I. /min / (say meen) verb (meant /mɛnt/ (say ment), meaning) –verb (t) 1. to have in the mind as in intention or purpose (often with an infinitive as object): I mean to talk to her. 2. to intend for a particular purpose, destination, etc.: his… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 11 mean proportional — noun Etymology: mean (VI) + proportional, adjective 1. : geometric mean 2. : mean 1d(3) * * * Math. (between two numbers a and b …

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  • 12 proportion — I. noun Etymology: Middle English proporcion, from Anglo French, from Latin proportion , proportio, from pro for + portion , portio portion more at for Date: 14th century 1. harmonious relation of parts to each other or to the whole ; balance,… …

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  • 13 mean proportional — noun Date: 1571 geometric mean; especially the square root (as x) of the product of two numbers (as a and b) when expressed as the means of a proportion (as a/x = x/b) …

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  • 14 Divine proportion — Nombre d or  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Nombre d or (astronomie).  La proportion définie par a et b est dite d extrême et de moyenne raison lorsque a e …

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  • 15 Golden mean (philosophy) — In philosophy, especially that of Aristotle, the golden mean is the desirable middle between two extremes, one of excess and the other of deficiency.To the Greek mentality, it was an attribute of beauty. Both ancients and moderns realized that… …

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  • 16 Contraharmonic mean — In mathematics, a contraharmonic mean is a function complementary to the harmonic mean. The contraharmonic mean is a special case of the Lehmer mean, L2. Contents 1 Definition 2 Properties 3 Explication …

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  • 17 Regression toward the mean — In statistics, regression toward the mean (also known as regression to the mean) is the phenomenon that if a variable is extreme on its first measurement, it will tend to be closer to the average on a second measurement, and a fact that may… …

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  • 18 Arithmetical proportion — Arithmetical Ar ith*met ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to arithmetic; according to the rules or method of arithmetic. [1913 Webster] {Arithmetical complement of a logarithm}. See {Logarithm}. {Arithmetical mean}. See {Mean}. {Arithmetical… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 Arithmetical mean — Arithmetical Ar ith*met ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to arithmetic; according to the rules or method of arithmetic. [1913 Webster] {Arithmetical complement of a logarithm}. See {Logarithm}. {Arithmetical mean}. See {Mean}. {Arithmetical… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 Harmonical mean — Harmonic Har*mon ic (h[aum]r*m[o^]n [i^]k), Harmonical Har*mon ic*al ( [i^]*kal), a. [L. harmonicus, Gr. armoniko s; cf. F. harmonique. See {Harmony}.] 1. Concordant; musical; consonant; as, harmonic sounds. [1913 Webster] Harmonic twang! of… …

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