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statistician

noun [C]
 
 
/ˌstætɪˈstɪʃən/
ECONOMICS someone whose job is to produce and study statistics: Statisticians blamed the construction sector for the weaker-than-expected performance of the economy. The company's chief statistician forecasts an upturn in the spring. Government statisticians said sales of cars and capital goods were both down.
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