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Definition of Reliability

(noun) The extent to which a measurement or procedure yields uniform and repeatable results.

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Usage Note

  • Plural: reliabilities

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Cite the Definition of Reliability

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “reliability.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved August 24, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/reliability/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

reliability. (2013). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/reliability/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2013. “reliability.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed August 24, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/reliability/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“reliability.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2013. Web. 24 Aug. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/reliability/>.