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Definition 1: the number of observations in a given statistical category - [noun denoting quantity]

Synonyms for frequency in the sense of this definition

(frequency is a kind of ...) the number of elements in a mathematical set; denotes a quantity but not the order

Definition 2: the ratio of the number of observations in a statistical category to the total number of observations - [noun denoting linkdef]

Synonyms for frequency in the sense of this definition

(frequency is a kind of ...) the relative magnitudes of two quantities (usually expressed as a quotient)

(... is a kind of frequency ) the relative frequency of occurrence of something

Definition 3: the number of occurrences within a given time period - [noun denoting time]

Samples where frequency or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the frequency of modulation was 40 cycles per second
  • the frequency of his seizures increased as he grew older

Synonyms for frequency in the sense of this definition

(frequency is a kind of ...) a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit

"they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour" "the rate of change was faster than expected"

(... is a kind of frequency ) an audible acoustic wave frequency

(... is a kind of frequency ) an electromagnetic wave frequency between audio and infrared

(... is a kind of frequency ) the infrared region of the electromagnetic spectrum; electromagnetic wave frequencies below the visible range

"they could sense radiation in the infrared"

(... is a kind of frequency ) the reciprocal of the wavelength of a wave

(... is a kind of frequency ) the frequency with which a person is present

"a student's attendance is an important factor in her grade"

(... is a kind of frequency ) frequency per minute

(... is a kind of frequency ) (telecommunication) the frequency of sampling a continuously varying signal

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