Definition of 'variance'
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The usual measure of this spread is the standard deviation or variance.Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)
The standard statistical measures of spread are variance and standard deviation.Principles of Corporate Finance (1991) The Bell Curve Wars: Race, Intelligence, and the Future of America (1995) Understanding Cancer (1987)
Our first step was to take a player's performance and measure the variance.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)
It involves no skill, a high variance of returns and a negative expected value: you can expect not to recoup the cost of the ticket.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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