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homoscedasticity

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noun ho·mo·sce·das·tic·i·ty \ˌhō-mō-si-ˌdas-ˈti-sə-tē, ˌhä-\

Definition of homoscedasticity

  1. :  the property of having equal statistical variances

homoscedastic play \-ˈdas-tik\ adjective


Origin of homoscedasticity

hom- + Greek skedastikos able to disperse, from skedannynai to disperse


First Known Use: 1905


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