probability function

noun

Definition of probability function

: a function of a discrete random variable that gives the probability that the outcome associated with that variable will occur

First Known Use of probability function

1886, in the meaning defined above

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“Probability function.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/probability%20function. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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