streakiness
noun see streaky

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • streakiness — streaky ► ADJECTIVE (streakier, streakiest) 1) having streaks. 2) Brit. (of bacon) from the belly, thus having alternate strips of fat and lean. DERIVATIVES streakily adverb streakiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • streakiness — See streakily. * * * …   Universalium

  • streakiness — noun The state or condition of being streaky …   Wiktionary

  • streakiness — n. condition of being marked with streaks …   English contemporary dictionary

  • streakiness — streak·i·ness …   English syllables

  • streakiness — kēnə̇s, kin noun ( es) : the quality or state of being streaky * * * streakˈiness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑streak …   Useful english dictionary

  • streaky — adjective (streakier; est) Date: 1722 1. marked with streaks < streaky bacon > 2. apprehensive < nervous and streaky > 3. apt to vary (as in effectiveness) ; unreliable • streakiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Clustering illusion — The clustering illusion refers to the tendency erroneously to perceive small samples from random distributions to have significant streaks or clusters , caused by a human tendency to underpredict the amount of variability likely to appear in a… …   Wikipedia

  • Hot hands — may refer to: * Red Hands, a game in which two players try to slap each others hands. * A streak of good luck in gambling. * A body of statistical research on sports streakiness, closely related to the Clustering illusion …   Wikipedia

  • Clay Dreslough — Born December 22, 1970(1970 12 22) Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. Occupation Game designer Nationality American Notable work(s) Baseball Mogul …   Wikipedia

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