# Bernoulli distribution

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## Ber·noul·li dis·tri·bu·tion

(bĕr-nū'lē),the probability distribution associated with two mutually exclusive and exhaustive outcomes, for example, death or survival.

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## Ber·noul·li dis·tri·bu·tion

(ber-nū'lē dis'tri-byū'shŭn)Probability distribution that describes likelihood of various combinations of two alternate outcomes in a series of independent trials.

Synonym(s): binomial distribution.

Synonym(s): binomial distribution.

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*Bernoulli*, 1654-1705, Swiss mathematician]Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

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