correlation


correlation
correlation [kôr΄ə lā′shən, kär΄ə lā′shən]
n.
[ML correlatio: see COM- & RELATION]
1. mutual relationship or connection
2. the degree of relative correspondence, as between two sets of data [a correlation of 75%]
3. a correlating or being correlated
correlational
adj.

English World dictionary. . 2014.