noncentral distribution

noncentral distribution

[′nän‚sen·trəl ‚di·strə′byü·shən]
(statistics)
A distribution of random variables which is not normal.
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Estimating confidence intervals includes both central and noncentral distribution approaches.
A primer of the understanding, use, and calculation of confidence intervals that are based on central and noncentral distributions. Educational and Psychological Measurement, 61, 532-574.