randomness
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈɹændəmnəs/
Noun

randomness (uncountable)

  1. The property of all possible outcomes being equally likely.
  2. (mathematics) A type of circumstance or event that is described by a probability distribution.
  3. A measure of the lack of purpose, logic or objectivity of an event.
    There was no randomness in the teacher's selection of the class representative.
Related terms Translations
  • French: hasard
  • German: Zufälligkeit
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