# mean+standard

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**standard**— n 1. model, pattern, example, paradigm, exemplar, ideal, beau ideal, mirror, paragon; prototype, archetype; rule, principle, canon,law, guideline, rule of thumb, regulation, precept, order; gauge, yardstick, scale, guide, touchstone, measure,… …102

**standard error**— (of a mean) the extent to which the means of several different samples would vary if they were taken repeatedly from the same population …103

**standard deviation**— /ˌstændəd di:vi eɪʃ(ə)n/ noun the way in which the results of a sample deviate from the mean or average …104

**standard deviation**— /ˌstændəd di:vi eɪʃ(ə)n/ noun the way in which the results of a sample deviate from the mean or average …105

**standard error**— A statistical measure that indicates the predictive accuracy over all individuals of a mean value derived from a sample population …106

**mean square deviation**— noun : standard deviation * * * Statistics. variance (def. 3). [1890 95] …107

**Sample mean and sample covariance**— are statistics computed from a collection of data, thought of as being random.ample mean and covarianceGiven a random sample extstyle mathbf{x} {1},ldots,mathbf{x} {N} from an extstyle n dimensional random variable extstyle mathbf{X} (i.e.,… …108

**Regression toward the mean**— In statistics, regression toward the mean (also known as regression to the mean) is the phenomenon that if a variable is extreme on its first measurement, it will tend to be closer to the average on a second measurement, and a fact that may… …109

**Malaysian Standard Time**— (MST; Malay: Waktu Piawai Malaysia) is a standard time used in Malaysia. It is 8 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time and Coordinated Universal Time. The local mean time in Kuala Lumpur was originally +6:46:48 GMT. Peninsular Malaysia used this… …110

**Time standard**— A time standard is any officially recognized specification for measuring time: either the rate at which time passes; or points in time; or both. For example, the standard for civil time specifies both time intervals and time of day. A time scale… …