outlier

Definitions

General Science

  • noun an organism that occurs naturally some distance away from the principal area in which its species is found
  • noun an area in which younger rocks are completely surrounded by older rocks

Economics

  • noun a statistic which is very different from other data gathered, and which may needed to be disregarded

Health Economics

  • (written as Outlier)
    An observation that lies outside the range of most of the observations in a distribution.
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