Gaussian

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adjective Gauss·ian \ˈgau̇-sē-ən\

Definition of Gaussian

  1. :  being or having the shape of a normal curve or a normal distribution

Origin and Etymology of gaussian

Karl F. Gauss


First Known Use: 1905


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