P value

noun

Definition of P value

: the probability of an event or outcome in a statistical experiment specifically : level of significance

First Known Use of P value

1947, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for P value

probability

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“P value.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/P%20value. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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