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GEOMETRIC DISTRIBUTION

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French Equivalent: Distribution géométrique

Definition:
A distribution in which the frequencies fall off in geometric progression as the variate values increase.

Source Publication:
A Dictionary of Statistical Terms, 5th edition, prepared for the International Statistical Institute by F.H.C. Marriott. Published for the International Statistical Institute by Longman Scientific and Technical.

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Sunday, May 19, 2002

Last updated on Monday, April 28, 2003