in·​ter·​cor·​re·​la·​tion ˌin-tər-ˌkȯr-ə-ˈlā-shən How to pronounce intercorrelation (audio)
plural intercorrelations
: correlation between the members of a group of variables and especially between independent variables

Word History

First Known Use

1901, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of intercorrelation was in 1901

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“Intercorrelation.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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