dichotomic variable

dichotomic variable

[¦dī·kə¦täm·ik ′ver·ē·ə·bəl]
(quantum mechanics)
A variable with a range consisting of two values; used, for example, to describe a particle with spin ½.
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Variable considered in mass appraisal modelling PRICE In Euro DATE Measured in month ELEVATOR Dichotomic variable assuming or not the presence of an elevator BALCONY Balcony measured in sq.
The explicative relationships between the variables were studied with a binary logistic regression model, since the dependent variable (performance) is a dichotomic variable.