# Definition of 'binomial distribution'

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## binomial distribution in British

noun

a statistical distribution giving the probability of obtaining a specified number of successes in a specified number of independent trials of an experiment with a constant probability of success in each. Symbol: Bi (n, p), where n is the number of trials and p the probability of success in each

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## binomial distribution in American

Statistics

the distribution of the probability of a specified number of successes in a given number of independent trials, in each of which the probability of success is the
same

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