1. (noun) (singular) The scientific discipline that deals with the assemblage, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of numerical data.

2(noun) (plural) The data produced from the scientific discipline of statistics.

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  • Plural: statistics
  • Informally called stats.
  • Historically called statistology.
  • A (noun) statistician specializes in (adjective) statistical or (adjective) statisticologic or (adjective) statisticologistic or (adjective) statisticological knowledge and interpreting statistics (adverb) statistically through (noun) statistical analysis.

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