listwise

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From list +‎ -wise.

Adjective[edit]

listwise (comparative more listwise, superlative most listwise)

  1. Of or relating to a list or lists.
    • 2006, Kristie Earnheart, University of North Texas, Cardiovascular problems as a predictor of later cognitive decline:
      A brief comparison will be done on the differences of the listwise and pairwise correlations.
    • 2010, Pu-Jen Cheng, Min-Yen Kan, Wai Lam, Information Retrieval Technology:
      As a result, two variants of listwise approach are proposed to emphasize ranking order on the top of the ranked list.

Derived terms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

listwise (comparative more listwise, superlative most listwise)

  1. In manner as a list; by list.
    • 1986, SPSS Inc, SPSS X user's guide:
      Exclude missing values listwise.