outlier

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noun out·li·er \-ˌlī(-ə)r\

Definition of outlier

  1. 1 :  a person whose residence and place of business are at a distance

  2. 2 :  something (as a geological feature) that is situated away from or classed differently from a main or related body

  3. 3 :  a statistical observation that is markedly different in value from the others of the sample

1676

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1676


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