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involving more than one variable (usually taken to mean three or more variables).
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multivariateadjective Having more than one variable or caused by more than one determinant.
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multivariate, multivariable (mŭl-tē-var′ē-āt″) (mŭl-tē-var′ē-ă-bĕl)
1. In statistics, having more than one variable.
2. Pert. to a research study in which two or more parameters are allowed to assume several values.
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