sample space

noun

Definition of sample space

: a set in which all of the possible outcomes of a statistical experiment are represented as points

First Known Use of sample space

1951, in the meaning defined above

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“Sample space.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sample%20space. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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