rank-order statistics

rank-order statistics

[¦raŋk ′ȯr·dər stə′tis·tiks]
(statistics)
Statistics computed from rankings of the observations rather than from the observations themselves.
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Another possibility may be that rank-order statistics were used, as they were in the ganzfeld.
Using the preceding rank-order statistics, we saw no difference between static and dynamic targets in this study.