Definition of statistician
: one versed in or engaged in compiling statistics
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One of the epic walkers was Laura Petersen, 49, a statistician at UCLA.
The number of times Ali did get hit will be documented, with Eig working with Compubox statisticians to watch tapes and record each punch.
In 1927, British statistician L. H. C. Tippett produced a table of 41,600 digits by culling the middle numerals from the area measurements of English parishes.
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STATISTICIAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of statistician for English Language Learners
: a person who collects and studies statistics
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