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date: 20 May 2019

cluster analysis 

Source:
A Dictionary of Statistics
Author(s):

Graham Upton,

Ian Cook

A method for identifying *data items that closely resemble one another, assembling them into clusters. A number of characteristics are measured for each of several items (which might be, for example, people, plants, machines, etc.). The process of formation of the clusters is often represented using a ... ...

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