reliability

(noun) [A] measure of a study’s consistency that considers how likely results are to be replicated if a study is reproduced” (OpenStax College 2012).

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: reliabilities

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References

OpenStax College. 2012. Approaches to Sociological Research. Connexions. June 12, 2012. (http://cnx.org/content/m42796/1.3/).