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Statistical Terms: Who Coined Them, and When?
Bruce Ratner, Ph.D.

I am always statistics-happy to stumble on a statistical factoid, e.g., who first used the term “degrees of freedom,” “P-value,” and even the word “statistics.” The purpose of this article is to list statistical terms that I find irresistible in knowing who coined them and when. Click here.

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