## 'frequency'Overview of noun frequency1. frequency, frequence, oftenness -- (the number of occurrences within a given time period; "the frequency of modulation was 40 cycles per second"; "the frequency of his seizures increased as he grew older") 2. frequency, relative frequency -- (the ratio of the number of observations in a statistical category to the total number of observations) 3. frequency, absolute frequency -- (the number of observations in a given statistical category) Made possible by Princeton University "About WordNet." WordNet. Princeton University. 2010. http://wordnet.princeton.edu |