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Definition of cumulative distribution function in English:
cumulative distribution function
noun
Statistics
A function whose value is the probability that a corresponding continuous random variable has a value less than or equal to the argument of the function.
‘The cumulative distribution function is the relevant quantitative measure for such unusualness.’
‘Parametric modeling of the sample's cumulative distribution function is also possible given different structuring of the data.’
‘The graphs of the cumulative distribution function, displayed in Figure 2, bottom, show that the posterior inclusion probability of each chromosome is close to 1 for chromosomes 2, 13, and 15.’
‘Figure 1 shows the cumulative distribution function of the total time spent on all tasks.’
‘Fig 2 shows the empirical cumulative distribution functions together with their chi-square counterparts.’