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trend study

Definition of Trend Study

(noun) A study that examines a specific characteristic of a population over time.

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Trend Study Pronunciation

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Syllabification: trend stud·y

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Phonetic Spelling

  • American English – /trEnd stUHd-ee/
  • British English – /trEnd stUHd-ee/

International Phonetic Alphabet

  • American English – /trɛnd ˈstʌdi/
  • British English – /trɛnd ˈstʌdi/

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Cite the Definition of Trend Study

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “trend study.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved February 21, 2020 (https://sociologydictionary.org/trend-study/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

trend study. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/trend-study/

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

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “trend study.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed February 21, 2020. https://sociologydictionary.org/trend-study/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“trend study.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 21 Feb. 2020. <https://sociologydictionary.org/trend-study/>.