statistician

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noun stat·is·ti·cian \ˌsta-tə-ˈsti-shən\

Definition of statistician

  1. :  one versed in or engaged in compiling statistics

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First Known Use of statistician

1800


STATISTICIAN Defined for English Language Learners

statistician

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Definition of statistician for English Language Learners

  • : a person who collects and studies statistics



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