Meaning of CORRELATION in English

CORRELATION

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ close , good , high , remarkable , significant , strong

▪ clear , obvious

▪ direct , simple

There is a direct ~ between exposure to sun and skin cancer.

▪ broad , general , overall

▪ low , poor , weak

▪ positive

▪ inverse , negative

▪ statistical

VERB + CORRELATION

▪ have

The second group of measurements had a high ~ with the first.

▪ discover , establish , find , observe , see

▪ demonstrate , indicate , reveal , show

The study showed a significant ~ between smoking and heart disease.

▪ examine

CORRELATION + VERB

▪ exist

A strong ~ exists between obesity in parents and in their children.

PREPOSITION

▪ ~ between

the ~ between speed and risk of accident

▪ ~ with

the ~ of height with weight

PHRASES

▪ lack of ~

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