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(mathematics) a quantity expressed as a sum or difference of two terms

having or characterized by two names, especially those of genus and species in taxonomies

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The descendent is created by applying variations, called mutations, binomially distributed (with mean equal to zero and variance [[sigma].
Given this probability, the number of group members actually contributing is binomially distributed with a single event probability of 5/6 [psi].
To account for the cross-sectional study design, crude and adjusted prevalence ratios (PR) and 95% confidence intervals (95% CI) were obtained using multivariable regression techniques, specifically PROC GENMOD regression procedures for binomially distributed variables (SAS Institute, Inc.
The standard error (SE) of this ratio is dependent on the SE of the total neuroinvasive disease cases (assumed to be Poisson distributed), the SE of TMP-NAT, and the SEs of state-specific minipool-NAT yield estimates (assumed to be binomially distributed) and was approximated by a Taylor series (21).
Rather, the equations are each converted into a logit form by solving for the number of council seats held by Hispanics, which is assumed to be distributed binomially.
We calculated exact 95% confidence intervals for FO by assuming that the number of scat in a collection containing a given prey was binomially distributed.
Paternity (the proportion of young in a nest sired by the male) is not normally distributed but may be binomially distributed.
Lemma 2 Let X be a binomially distributed variable.