Re: [S] S-plus dictionary of statistical terms

Dylan Bulseco (
Wed, 15 Apr 1998 15:24:28 -0400

You might want to check StatSoft's site for their Electronic Stats textbook at

or you can download the entire textbook from the same page.


At 04:03 PM 4/15/98 +0200, Christian Ritter wrote:
>Hi all,
>Part of the message to all:
>Sorry for a question which deviates slightly from purely software related
>ones. Does anyone of you know of an electronic dictionary of statistical
>terms (such as confidence intervals, two level factorial designs, p-values,
>R-squared's, Cp's, ...).
>Part of the message to StatSci
>It would be nice to have such a dictionary as a part of the Splus
>distribution. Maybe even with translations into other reasonably common
>languages such as French, Russian, German, Chinese ... There is already the
>ISO standard 3435 (if I'm not guessing the number wrong), but it's on paper
>only. It could serve as a starting point, since it's translated in many
>Christian Ritter
>Universite Catholique de Louvain and Shell Research SA
>Tel: +32-10-473479 (UCL) +32-10-477349 (Shell Research)
>Fax: +32-10-473032 (UCL) +32-10-477219 (Shell Research)

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