1. binomial distribution a theoretical distribution of the number of successes in a finite set of independent trials with a constant probability of success
  2. normal distribution a theoretical distribution with finite mean and variance
  3. Bernoulli distribution a theoretical distribution of the number of successes in a finite set of independent trials with a constant probability of success
  4. sample distribution items selected at random from a population and used to test hypotheses about the population
  5. Poisson distribution a theoretical distribution that is a good approximation to the binomial distribution when the probability is small and the number of trials is large
  6. Gaussian distribution a theoretical distribution with finite mean and variance
  7. distribution the act of spreading or apportioning
  8. equidistribution a flat distribution having equal frequencies of occurrence
  9. redistribution dispersing again
  10. statistical distribution (statistics) an arrangement of values of a variable showing their observed or theoretical frequency of occurrence
  11. Boltzmann distribution law (physics) a law expressing the distribution of energy among the molecules of a gas in thermal equilibrium
  12. frequency distribution a distribution of observed frequencies of occurrence of the values of a variable
  13. complementary distribution (linguistics) a distribution of related speech sounds or forms in such a way that they only appear in different contexts
  14. political contribution a contribution made to a politician or a political campaign or a political party
  15. retribution a justly deserved penalty
  16. contradistinction a distinction drawn on the basis of contrast
  17. contribution a voluntary gift made to some worthwhile cause
  18. malabsorption abnormal absorption of nutrients from the digestive tract
  19. mental disturbance a psychological disorder of thought or emotion
  20. ministration assistance in time of difficulty

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