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SUBSAMPLE

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Definition:
A sample of a sample. It may be selected by the same method as was used in selecting the original sample, but need not be so.

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:
Multi-phase sampling

Statistical Theme: Methodological information (metadata)

Created on Sunday, May 26, 2002