Meaning of STOCHASTIC in English

— stochastically , adv.

/steuh kas"tik/ , adj. Statistics.

of or pertaining to a process involving a randomly determined sequence of observations each of which is considered as a sample of one element from a probability distribution.

[ 1655-65; stochastikós, equiv. to stochas- (var. s. of stocházesthai to aim at) + -tikos -TIC ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .