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adjective statistical pronunciation in British English /stəˈtɪstɪk(ə)l/
  1. relating to statistics
    statistical analysis:

    My work involves a lot of statistical analysis of data.

    a statistical method/technique

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 statistical pronunciation in British English /stəˈtɪstɪk(ə)li/  adverb

Cure rates did not differ statistically between the two groups.

statistically significant (=representing reliable information)

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