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statistic

noun [C]
 
 
/stəˈtɪstɪk/
a fact in the form of a number that shows information about something: [usually plural] Statistics show that skin cancer is becoming more common.StatisticsNumbers generally
statistical adjective relating to statistics: statistical evidence StatisticsBranches and types of mathematics statistically adverb
(Definition of statistic from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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