stats

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Stats is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.

Noun[change]

Singular
statistic

Plural
stats

  1. (countable); (informal) Stats are numbers about information.
    New crime stats that show the number of crimes is decreasing.
    The government published new unemployment stats for the month of June.
  2. (uncountable); (informal) Stats is the science of using and understanding those numbers.
    To do research, it's important to understand simple stats such as averages and standard deviations.
    Stats is a kind of mathematics.

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