Meaning of STOCHASTIC in English

STOCHASTIC

[ stə'kastɪk ]

■ adjective technical having a random probability distribution or pattern that can be analysed statistically but not predicted precisely.

Derivatives

~ally adverb

Origin

C17: from Gk stokhastikos , from stokhazesthai 'aim at, guess', from stokhos 'aim'.

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