Regression

  • 1 Regression — regression …

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  • 2 régression — [ regresjɔ̃ ] n. f. • 1374 « retour »; repris XVIIIe, puis XIXe; lat. regressio 1 ♦ (1765) Rhét. Inversion de l ordre des mots. 2 ♦ (1877) Évolution vers le point de départ. ⇒ recul. L histoire est faite de progressions et de régressions.… …

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  • 3 regression — regression, regression analysis A term used originally to describe the fact that if, for example, parents and children s weights are measured, the children s weights tend to be closer to the average than are those of their parents: unusually… …

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  • 4 Regression — could refer to:* Regression (psychology), a defensive reaction to some unaccepted impulses * Past life regression, (psychology) a process claiming to retrieve memories of previous lives * Software regression, (software engineering) the appearance …

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  • 5 Regression — Régression Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …

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  • 6 Regression — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda «Regression» Canción de Dream Theater Álbum Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes from a Memory Publicación 1999 …

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  • 7 Regression — Re*gres sion (r?*gr?sh ?n), n. [L. regressio: cf. F. r[ e]gression.] The act of passing back or returning; retrogression; retrogradation. Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] {Edge of regression} (of a surface) (Geom.), the line along which a surface… …

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  • 8 regression — [ri gresh′ən] n. [L regressio] 1. a regressing, or going back; return; movement backward 2. RETROGRESSION 3. Astron. the slow westward shifting of the nodes of an orbit, caused by a perturbation: the complete cycle of the regression of the nodes… …

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  • 9 regression — index decline, lapse (expiration), recidivism, recrudescence, relapse, reversion (act of returning) Burton s Legal Thesaurus …

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  • 10 regression — 1510s, from L. regressionem, noun of action from regredi (see REGRESS (Cf. regress) (n.)) …

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  • 11 regression — ► NOUN 1) the action of regressing to a former state. 2) the action or an act of regressing to an earlier stage of life or a supposed previous life …

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  • 12 Régression — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Régression », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Sommaire …

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  • 13 Regression — A statistical measure that attempts to determine the strength of the relationship between one dependent variable (usually denoted by Y) and a series of other changing variables (known as independent variables). The two basic types of regression… …

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  • 14 Regression — Rückführung; Rückgang; Rückschritt; Rückbildung; Beschneidung; Dämpfung; Reduzierung; Abnahme; Reduktion; Verminderung; Verringerung; …

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  • 15 regression — /ri gresh euhn/, n. 1. the act of going back to a previous place or state; return or reversion. 2. retrogradation; retrogression. 3. Biol. reversion to an earlier or less advanced state or form or to a common or general type. 4. Psychoanal. the… …

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  • 16 Regression — Das Wort Regression bedeutet Rückgang, Rückführung oder Rückschritt und bezeichnet in der Biologie den evolutionären Vorgang der Rückentwicklung homologer Organe, siehe Regressionsreihe in der Epidemiologie die Abnahme der Krankheitshäufigkeit im …

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  • 17 Regression — (Roget s Thesaurus) >Motion backwards. < N PARAG:Regression >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 regress regress regression Sgm: N 1 retrocession retrocession retrogression retrograduation retroaction Sgm: N 1 reculade reculade Sgm: N 1 retreat …

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  • 18 regression — A mathematical technique used to explain and/or predict. The general form is Y = a + bX + u, where Y is the variable that we are trying to predict; X is the variable that we are using to predict Y, a is the intercept; b is the slope, and u is the …

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  • 19 regression — 1. A subsidence of symptoms. 2. A relapse; a return of symptoms. 3. Any retrograde movement or action. 4. A return to a more primitive mode of behavior due to an inability to function adequately a …

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  • 20 Regression — regresija statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Atsitiktinio dydžio vidurkio priklausomybės nuo kito dydžio arba kelių dydžių išraiška. atitikmenys: angl. regression vok. Regression, f rus. регрессия, f pranc. régression, f …

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