Definitions For Correlation


  • A statistical relation between two or more variables such that systematic changes in the value of one variable are accompanied by systematic changes in the other
  • A statistic representing how closely two variables co-vary; it can vary from -1 (perfect negative correlation) through 0 (no correlation) to +1 (perfect positive correlation)
  • A reciprocal relation between two or more things
  • The relationship between things that happen or change together

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The word Correlation is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Correlation in a Sentence

  • The correlation of brain size and intelligence
  • Researchers have found a direct correlation between smoking and lung cancer.
  • She says that there's no correlation between being thin and being happy.

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