# Associations to the word «Variance»

## Noun

- Regression
- Mean
- Deviation
- Estimation
- Variable
- Correlation
- Variability
- Bias
- Coefficient
- Sampling
- Portfolio
- Dispersion
- Parameter
- Estimate
- Iq
- Error
- Var
- Statistic
- Likelihood
- Distribution
- Matrix
- Decomposition
- Median
- Entropy
- Probability
- Allele
- Calibration
- Analysis
- Optimization
- Scaling
- Wallis
- Sample
- Swap
- Fluctuation
- Gamma
- Efficient
- Approximation
- Assumption
- Matrice
- Reliability
- Ratio
- Discord
- Hypothesis
- Square
- Sum
- Prediction
- Measurement
- Theorem
- Exp
- Inference
- Allan
- Annotation

## Adjective

## Adverb

## Wiktionary

VARIANCE, noun. The act of varying or the state of being variable

VARIANCE, noun. A difference between what is expected and what happens

VARIANCE, noun. The state of differing or being in conflict

VARIANCE, noun. A discrepancy, especially between two legal documents

VARIANCE, noun. (statistics) The second central moment in probability

VARIANCE, noun. (computing) (programming) covariance and contravariance generally

## Dictionary definition

VARIANCE, noun. An event that departs from expectations.

VARIANCE, noun. Discord that splits a group.

VARIANCE, noun. The second moment around the mean; the expected value of the square of the deviations of a random variable from its mean value.

VARIANCE, noun. A difference between conflicting facts or claims or opinions; "a growing divergence of opinion".

VARIANCE, noun. The quality of being subject to variation.

VARIANCE, noun. An official dispensation to act contrary to a rule or regulation (typically a building regulation); "a zoning variance".

VARIANCE, noun. An activity that varies from a norm or standard; "any variation in his routine was immediately reported".

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