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CLUSTERING

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French Equivalent: Classement

Definition:
(a) Clustering of events in space or time, as a result of heterogeneity or interdependence.

(b) Clustering of objects in the space defined by multivariate observations.

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.

Cross References:
Cluster analysis

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Thursday, May 23, 2002

Last updated on Monday, March 03, 2003