# absolute moment

## absolute moment

[¦ab·sə‚lüt mō·mənt]
(mathematics)
The n th absolute moment of a distribution f (x) about a point x0 is the expected value of the n th power of the absolute value of x - x0
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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