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Pronunciation: re-li'a-bil'i-te

Definition: The degree of stability exhibited when a measurement is repeated under identical conditions.

See: correlation coefficient, reliability coefficient

[M.E. relien, fr. O.Fr. relier, fr. L. religo, to bind]

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