average deviation


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average deviation

[′av·rij ‚dē·vē′ā·shən]
(mathematics)
In statistics, the average or arithmetic mean of the deviation, taken without regard to sign, from some fixed value, usually the arithmetic mean of the data. Abbreviated AD. Also known as mean deviation.
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A summary of the method is given in Table 4, while Table 5 gives the average deviations and the average absolute deviations obtained for the 180 substances using the model summarized in Table 4.
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