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Synonyms for sample

Synonyms for sample

one that is representative of a group or class

a limited or anticipatory experience

Synonyms for sample

a small part of something intended as representative of the whole

items selected at random from a population and used to test hypotheses about the population

all or part of a natural object that is collected and preserved as an example of its class

take a sample of

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In addition, internal CES research from the mid-1990s demonstrated the bias inherent in the existing quota sample by comparing the age distribution of firms in the CES sample against the age distribution of establishments in the universe for 10 large states.
The existing CES is a quota sample whose inception more than fifty years ago predated the introduction of probability sampling as the internationally recognized standard for sample surveys.
The study will involve a quota sample of 300 physicians drawn from different health care delivery systems.
Quota sample of Edinburgh residents aged 16+, representative at electoral ward level in terms of age and gender; representative at city level in terms of employment.
Lastly, it draws comparisons between the bias adjustment model of the quota sample design and the net birth/death model of the probability sample design.
The quota sample constructed for this study was gathered so that it was representative of the United States, French and Malay populations based on age and gender distribution (Sudman 1980).