# random variable

random variable

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## random variable

noun

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(*plural* random variables)

- (statistics, broadly) A quantity whose value is random and to which a probability distribution is assigned, such as the possible outcome of a roll of a dice.
- (statistics, formally) A measurable function from a sample space to the measurable space of possible values of the variable.

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