intercorrelation

noun
in·​ter·​cor·​re·​la·​tion | \ ˌin-tər-ˌkȯr-ə-ˈlā-shən How to pronounce intercorrelation (audio) , -ˌkär- \
plural intercorrelations

Definition of intercorrelation

statistics
: correlation between the members of a group of variables and especially between independent variables

First Known Use of intercorrelation

1901, in the meaning defined above

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“Intercorrelation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intercorrelation. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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