Meaning of STANINE in English

ˈstāˌnīn noun

( -s )

Etymology: sta ndard ( score ) + nine

1. : an aptitude score for aviation students ranging from 1 to 9 based on a battery of tests and weighted for ratings of pilot, bombardier, and navigator

2. : a score in educational testing on a nine-point scale of normalized standard scores with a standard deviation of 2 and a mean of 5

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