central limit theorem

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central limit theorem (plural central limit theorems)

  1. (statistics and mathematics, singular only) The theorem that states that if the sum of independent identically distributed random variables has a finite variance, then it will be approximately normally distributed.
  2. (mathematics, countable) Any of various similar theorems.

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