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statistics

plural noun  us   /stəˈtɪs·tɪks/ (infml stats,  /stæts/ )
a collection of numerical facts or measurements, as about people, business conditions, or weather: The statistics show that, in general, women live longer than men.
statistical
adjective  us   /stəˈtɪs·tɪ·kəl/
There is little statistical evidence to support the idea that stocks do better in summer than in other seasons.
statistically
adverb  us   /stəˈtɪs·tɪk·li/

statistics

noun [U]  us   /stəˈtɪs·tɪks/
Translations of “statistics”
in Arabic إحْصائيّات…
in Korean 통계학…
in Malaysian perangkaan…
in French statistiques…
in Turkish istatistik, istatistik bilimi…
in Italian statistica…
in Russian статистика…
in Polish statystyka…
in Vietnamese số liệu thống kê…
in Spanish datos estadísticos…
in Portuguese estatística…
in Thai สถิติ…
in German die Statistik…
in Catalan estadística…
in Japanese 統計…
in Indonesian statistik…
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