intercorrelate

verb
in·​ter·​cor·​re·​late | \ ˌin-tər-ˈkȯr-ə-ˌlāt How to pronounce intercorrelate (audio) , -ˈkär- \
intercorrelated; intercorrelating

Definition of intercorrelate

1 intransitive, statistics : to exhibit correlation with each other used of members of a group of variable and especially of independent variables
2 transitive, statistics : to correlate (members of a group of variables) with each other

First Known Use of intercorrelate

1866, in the meaning defined at sense 2

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“Intercorrelate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intercorrelate. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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