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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Constantine, "Some noncentral distribution problems in multivariate analysis," Ann.
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.
Correct confidence intervals for various regression effect sizes and parameters: The importance of noncentral distributions in computing intervals.
Many of the traditional and older advanced texts do not cover the newer topics in probability such as Paretian distribution and noncentral distributions and saddlepoint approximation.
This paper provides a brief review of the concepts of confidence intervals, effect sizes, and central and noncentral distributions.