statistical purposes meaning, statistical purposes definition | English Cobuild dictionary

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statistical

  
  
Statistical means relating to the use of statistics.      adj   usu ADJ n  
The report contains a great deal of statistical information...     
  statistically      adv   ADV with cl/group, ADV with v  
The results are not statistically significant...     
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adj.
serving no purpose
exp.
start an argument on purpose
n.
software created with the purpose of testing other software
n.
handsome young man kept by a much older woman for the purpose of sexual favors and/or as a companion.
British slang
n.
a teamwork session in the visual domain (design, architecture, urban planning) organized on the purpose of finalizing a project within a previously defined timeframe.
The correct spelling in French (where the word originates from) is "charrette". "charette" is the Anglicized form.
n.
message containing legal threats (often grounded on fictive laws) sent on the purpose of intimidating the receiver
formed of "cartoon" and "attorney"
exp.
do not take into account, disregard, ignore on purpose, avoid, dismiss
E.g: His boss asked him for a report, but he gave it the go-by.

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