Normal Distribution
"Normal Distribution" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Continuous frequency distribution of infinite range. Its properties are as follows: 1, continuous, symmetrical distribution with both tails extending to infinity; 2, arithmetic mean, mode, and median identical; and 3, shape completely determined by the mean and standard deviation.
Descriptor ID 
D016011

MeSH Number(s) 
E05.318.740.994.500 G17.820.500 N05.715.360.750.750.565 N06.850.520.830.994.500

Concept/Terms 
Normal Distribution Normal Distribution
 Distribution, Normal
 Distributions, Normal
 Normal Distributions
 Gaussian Distribution
 Distribution, Gaussian

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