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A group of rocks separated from the main mass and surrounded by outcrops of older rocks.
In a set of data, a value so far removed from other values in the distribution that its presence cannot be attributed to the random combination of chance causes.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
outlierAn entity outside the norm. Pronounced "out-liar," an outlier may refer to a person, organization or to data way outside the normal range. See anomaly detection.
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