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RANDOM SAMPLE

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French Equivalent: Échantillon aléatoire

Definition:
A sample which has been selected by a method of random selection.

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 26, 2002

Last updated on Thursday, August 11, 2005