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non·par·a·met·ric

(non'par-ă-met'rik),
A group of statistical maneuvers that can be applied effectively to nonnormal or nongaussian data that is nonnormal or nongaussian in distribution.

non·par·a·met·ric

(non-par'ă-met'rik)
A group of statistical maneuvers that can be applied effectively to data that are nonnormal or nongaussian in distribution.

nonparametric

said of statistical techniques which do not depend on the data having a normal or some other definable distribution.
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Table 1 shows the accuracy for the nonparametric spectral decomposition at each %1-RM.
Analysis of productive efficiency has been approached from both a parametric and a nonparametric perspective.
To solve such problems, nonparametric and multivariate analyses were proposed.
To achieve this objective, we first develop a nonparametric method that allows us to generate a distribution of future mortality rates in the real-world probability measure.
To observe the relationship between these two variables, we used two regression models that were then compared: the classic allometric model and a nonparametric model.
This nonparametric estimation technique is referred to as local linear estimation (Stone, 1977; Cleveland, 1979) and is similar to the more well-known Nadarya-Watson estimator (Watson, 1964; Nadaraya, 1965).
This suggests that the nonparametric statistical analysis may be appropriate for evaluating fingerprint-image matching algorithms applied to large-scale datasets.
Marron M analyzed semi-parametric models by comparing nonparametric regression functions under the assumption of fixed equal designs (i.
Nonparametric analysis revealed a statistically significant change in median frequency of moderate to severe hot flashes at 4 weeks and 12 weeks in both active groups, compared with the placebo group.
The 50th and 5th percentiles of tensile strength distributions were obtained by the nonparametric method according to ASTM Standard D2915-03 (ASTM International 2003).