# binomial distribution

- bino′mial distribu′tion
__n.____sta__a statistical distribution giving the probability of obtaining a specified number of successes in a finite set of independent trials in which the probability of a success remains the same from trial to trial**•****Etymology:**1910–15

*From formal English to slang.
2014.*

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