# Gaussian distribution

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## Gaussian distribution

[¦gau̇·sē·ən ‚dis·trə′byü·shən] (statistics)

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## Gaussian distribution

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**foldoc.org**)## Gaussian distribution

A random distribution of events that is graphed as the famous "bell-shaped curve." It is used to represent a normal or statistically probable outcome and shows most samples falling closer to the mean value. See Gaussian noise and Gaussian blur.Copyright © 1981-2019 by

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