multivariate

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adjective mul·ti·var·i·ate \-ˈver-ē-ət, -ˌāt\

Definition of multivariate

  1. :  having or involving a number of independent mathematical or statistical variables <multivariate calculus> <multivariate data analysis>

Origin and Etymology of multivariate

multi- + variable + 3-ate


First Known Use: 1920

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