Definitions For Sampling


  • (statistics) the selection of a suitable sample for study
  • Measurement at regular intervals of the amplitude of a varying waveform (in order to convert it to digital form)
  • Items selected at random from a population and used to test hypotheses about the population
  • A small group of people or things taken from a larger group and used to represent the larger group
  • A small amount of something that is offered to someone to try
  • The act of using a small part of a recording (such as a song) as part of another recording

Is Sampling a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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The word Sampling is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 18 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Sampling in a Sentence

  • The reporter asked a sampling of people about their eating habits.
  • A sampling of the menu's entrĂ©es
  • We were given a sampling of the food.

Synonyms for Sampling

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