# sample distribution

__noun__items selected at random from a population and used to test hypotheses about the population•__Topics__: ↑statistics•__Hypernyms__: ↑distribution, ↑statistical distribution•__Hyponyms__: ↑acceptance sampling, ↑random sample, ↑stratified sample, ↑representative sample, ↑proportional sample

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