un·​weight·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈwā-təd How to pronounce unweighted (audio) \

Definition of unweighted

: not weighted: such as
a : not made heavy with or as if with a weight Work with an unweighted exercise bar at first.— Wina Sturgeon
b : not carrying an added burden of weight an unweighted leg/ski
c : obtained from statistical data not distinguished as to relative importance Variables derived from published Census data were used in unweighted form.— Donald W. Jones

Examples of unweighted in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In Oregon, the average unweighted maximum out of pocket limit among Medicare Advantage plans has increased 48% since 2012, from $3,300 to $4,800 next year, according to The Oregonian/OregonLive’s analysis of federal data. oregonlive, "Medicare 2020: Monthly premiums holding steady as open enrollment nears," 13 Oct. 2019 Their average unweighted monthly premium will decline 17%, according to The Oregonian/OregonLive’s analysis of federal data. oregonlive, "Medicare 2020: Monthly premiums holding steady as open enrollment nears," 13 Oct. 2019 The best lures proved to be unweighted 4-inch flukes and stick worms (4 and 5-inch Senkos) and 6-inch plastic worms fished with a small bullet weight. Bill May, baltimoresun.com/maryland/carroll, "Bill May: Picking pockets on the Piankatank," 22 Sep. 2019 All this suggests that the publication of such unweighted and conflicting data would be an unprofessional act. Will Englund, Washington Post, "With opposition sidelined, Kremlin-friendly candidates are gliding to victory across Russia," 9 Sep. 2019 Those invited to attend the choosy campus carried an average, unweighted grade-point-average of 3.92 on a scale of 4, with an average SAT score of 1427 out of a possible 1600. Nanette Asimov, SFChronicle.com, "Acceptance rate at UC schools up over last year — to 62%," 22 July 2019 The best lure is a floating hollow frog or unweighted fluke, twitched slowly. Bill May, baltimoresun.com/maryland/carroll, "May: Fishing in the summer shallows, Part 2," 20 July 2019 These hospitals had the highest unweighted scores for patient experience across the six-county area. Lisa Schencker, chicagotribune.com, "What can appliance-seller Abt teach hospitals about keeping patients happy?," 12 July 2019 Coyle scored a 1590 on his SAT and finished with a 3.96 unweighted GPA. Ethan Coyle, BostonGlobe.com, "All-Scholastics - Scholar-Athletes winners," 2 July 2019

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First Known Use of unweighted

1883, in the meaning defined above

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“Unweighted.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unweighted. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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