HyperDic: statistical_regression

English > 1 sense of the expression statistical regression:
NOUNcognitionstatistical regression, regression, simple regression, regression toward the meanthe relation between selected values of x and observed values of y (from which the most probable value of y can be predicted for any value of x)
English > statistical regression: 1 sense > noun 1, cognition
MeaningThe relation between selected values of x and observed values of y (from which the most probable value of y can be predicted for any value of x).
Synonymsregression, simple regression, regression toward the mean
CategorystatisticsA branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters
Part ofregression analysisThe use of regression to make quantitative predictions of one variable from the values of another
Narrowercurvilinear regressionThe relation between variables when the regression equation is nonlinear (quadratic / quadratic or higher order)
linear regression, rectilinear regressionThe relation between variables when the regression equation is linear
Broaderstatistical method, statistical procedureA method of analyzing or representing statistical data

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