WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

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- S: (n) discrepancy, variance,
**variant**(an event that departs from expectations) - S: (n) form,
**variant**, strain, var. ((biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups)*"a new strain of microorganisms"* - S: (n) random variable, variate,
**variant**, stochastic variable, chance variable (a variable quantity that is random) *direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/**sister term**- S: (n) variable, variable quantity (a quantity that can assume any of a set of values)
- S: (n) argument (a variable in a logical or mathematical expression whose value determines the dependent variable; if f(x)=y, x is the independent variable)
- S: (n) independent variable, experimental variable ((statistics) a variable whose values are independent of changes in the values of other variables)
- S: (n) correlate, correlative (either of two or more related or complementary variables)
- S: (n) degree of freedom ((statistics) an unrestricted variable in a frequency distribution)
- S: (n) dependent variable ((statistics) a variable in a logical or mathematical expression whose value depends on the independent variable)
*"if f(x)=y, y is the dependent variable"* - S: (n) predictor variable (a variable that can be used to predict the value of another variable (as in statistical regression))
- S: (n) infinitesimal ((mathematics) a variable that has zero as its limit)
- S: (n) random variable, variate,
**variant**, stochastic variable, chance variable (a variable quantity that is random) - S: (n) scalar (a variable quantity that cannot be resolved into components)
- S: (n) tensor (a generalization of the concept of a vector)
- S: (n) vector (a variable quantity that can be resolved into components)
*derivationally related form*- S: (n) version,
**variant**, variation, edition (something a little different from others of the same type)*"an experimental version of the night fighter"; "a variant of the same word"; "an emery wheel is the modern variation of a grindstone"; "the boy is a younger edition of his father"*