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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Using the rank-order statistics just described, Lantz et al.
Editing of internal experience because of sensory knowledge of the target pool cannot inflate a differential rank-order statistic.