bias

  • 61 bias — Synonyms and related words: a thing for, aberrancy, aberration, across, affect, affinity, angle, angle off, animus, aptitude, aptness, aslant, aslope, athwart, atilt, bag, bear off, bend, bend to, bendwise, bent, bevel, beveled, biased, biaswise …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 62 Bias — Bi|as [auch baiəs] das; , <aus engl. amerik. bias »Vorurteil« zu fr. biais »schief, schräg«; vgl. ↑biaisieren> durch falsche Untersuchungsmethoden (z. B. durch Suggestivfragen) verursachte Verzerrung des Ergebnisses einer… …

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  • 63 bias — [16] English acquired bias from Old French biais, but its previous history is uncertain. It probably came via Old Provençal, but where from? Speculations include Latin bifacem ‘looking two ways’, from bi ‘two’ and faciēs ‘face’, and Greek… …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 64 bias —    A line diagonal to the grain of a fabric at a 45° angle (half way between vertical and horizontal) to the selvage often utilized in the cutting, folding, or arranging of fabric. In another sense, bias can be a preference or inclination of… …

    Glossary of Art Terms

  • 65 bias — noun 1》 inclination or prejudice for or against one thing or person.     ↘a systematic distortion of a statistical result due to a factor not allowed for in its derivation. 2》 a diagonal across the grain of a fabric. 3》 Bowls the irregular shape… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 66 bias — 1. noun he accused the media of bias Syn: prejudice, partiality, favouritism, unfairness, one sidedness, discrimination, leaning, tendency, inclination Ant: impartiality 2. verb this may have biased the result Syn …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 67 bias — bi|as sb. (fk.), bias (forudindtagethed) …

    Dansk ordbog

  • 68 bias — poslinkis statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. bias; displacement; shift vok. Verlagerung, f; Verschiebung, f; Vershieben, n rus. сдвиг, m; смещение, n pranc. décalage, m; déplacement, m; dérive, f …

    Automatikos terminų žodynas

  • 69 bias — poslinkis statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Taško arba kūno padėties pokytis. atitikmenys: angl. bias; displacement; shift vok. Verschieben, n; Verschiebung, f rus. сдвиг, m; смещение, n pranc. écart, m; décalage, m;… …

    Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • 70 bias — poslinkis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. bias; displacement; shift vok. Verschieben, n; Verschiebung, f rus. сдвиг, m; смещение, n pranc. décalage, m; déplacement, m …

    Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • 71 bias — poslinkis statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Pastebimas pakitimas. atitikmenys: angl. bias rus. перемещение; сдвиг; смещение …

    Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • 72 bias — /bayas/ Inclination; bent; prepossession; a preconceived opinion; a predisposition to decide a cause or an issue in a certain way, which does not leave the mind perfectly open to conviction. To incline to one side. Condition of mind, which sways… …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 73 bias — The acute angle at which the cords in the tire fabric intersect the circumferential centerline of the finished tire. Also see brake bias …

    Dictionary of automotive terms

  • 74 bias — [16] English acquired bias from Old French biais, but its previous history is uncertain. It probably came via Old Provençal, but where from? Speculations include Latin bifacem ‘looking two ways’, from bi ‘two’ and faciēs ‘face’, and Greek… …

    Word origins

  • 75 BIAS — Battlefield Illumination Assistance System …

    Military dictionary

  • 76 Bias — geographical name see Beas …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 77 Bias — /buy euhs/, n. fl. 570 B.C., Greek philosopher, born in Ionia. * * * …

    Universalium

  • 78 Bias — noun One of the Seven Sages of Greece from Priene living in the 6th century BC …

    Wiktionary

  • 79 Bias — Отклонение (от прямого направления); искажение; Напряжение смещения …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 80 bias —   distortion in sampling which means that the sampled data does not represent the population which it is meant to represent …

    Geography glossary