NOUN | cognition | independent variable, experimental variable | (statistics) a variable whose values are independent of changes in the values of other variables |
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Meaning | (statistics) a variable whose values are independent of changes in the values of other variables. | |
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Synonym | experimental variable | |

Category | statistics | A branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters |

Narrower | factor | An independent variable in statistics |

Broader | variable, variable quantity | A quantity that can assume any of a set of values |

Spanish | variable independiente |

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