Noun Concept
Categories: Articles with short description, Statistical randomness
random variable  stochastic variable  variant  variate  chance variable
In probability and statistics, a random variate is a particular outcome of a random variable: the random variates which are other outcomes of the same random variable might have different values. Wikipedia
A random variable is a mathematical formalization of a quantity or object which depends on random events. Wikipedia
Variable representing a random phenomenon Wikidata
A variable that takes any of a range of values that cannot be predicted with certainty. OmegaWiki
A quantity whose value is random and to which a probability distribution is assigned, such as the possible outcome of a roll of a dice. Wiktionary
A variable that can hold any of various unrelated data types. Wiktionary
A measurable quantity capable of taking on a number of values. Wiktionary