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range

noun ambit, area, arena, boundaries, bounds, breadth, compass, distance, earshot, extent, field, gamut, genus, hearing, limit, line, perimeter, power, reach, scope, space, span, sphere, stretch, sweep
See also: aptitude, area, arrange, capacity, chain, circuit, classify, course, coverage, degree, direction, extent, file, fix, gamut, hierarchy, jurisdiction, latitude, magnitude, perambulate, province, prowl, purview, region, scene, scope, sort, space, sphere

RANGE. This word is used in the land laws of the United States to designate the order of the location of such lands, and in patents from the United States to individuals they are described as being within a certain range.

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Figure 7 presents the long-run rate of growth in the capital-to-labor ratio (K/L) for the United States, as well as the median and interquartile range (25th to 75th percentile) of the long-run rates of growth in the capital-to-labor ratio across our countries of interest.
Unlike the interquartile range, this quantity has the big advantage of considering all data points and we obtain a comprehensive measure of the variability.
Again a wider PMV interquartile range is shown, in particular with higher values for each configuration with high SHGC glazings and for larger window areas.
Table 2 depicts the median, interquartile range and the mean rank of statements and subscales showing statistically significant differences in the perceptions of the male and female interns.
Indicator 2 (reduction in state or other government funding to higher education) had a median of 3 with an interquartile range of 3.
The interquartile range and Gini coefficient are advantageous in that they summarize dispersion with one statistic, while the price percentiles have the advantage that they provide more detailed information about the tails of the distribution.
5% interquartile range (IQR): 16-37] as compared to those with Graves' disease [median 52% (IQR: 36-77.
TEI believes it is not feasible to expand the iterative interquartile range methodology mandated by Temp.
Use of median and interquartile range data indicated where results were not normally distributed.
The interquartile range (the range between the third and first quartiles) is a robust method of estimating the dispersion.
The interquartile range (IQR) was used as the statistic for variability of rating and ranking responses, and an IQR of 1 was determined by the researchers to indicate consensus on an item.
Interquartile range (IQR) is the difference between the lower and upper quartiles.