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Meaning of “statistic” - Learner’s Dictionary

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
Translations of “statistic”
in Chinese (Traditional) 統計數字…
in Russian статистическая величина…
in Turkish istatistik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 统计数字…
in Polish dana statystyczna…
(Definition of statistic from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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