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Definition of Statistician


  1. One versed in statistics; one who collects and classifies facts for statistics.

Statistician Quotations

To call in the statistician after the experiment is done may be no more than asking him to perform a post-mortem examination: he may be able to say what the experiment died of.
Ronald Fisher

To consult the statistician after an experiment is finished is often merely to ask him to conduct a post mortem examination. He can perhaps say what the experiment died of.
Ronald Fisher

The reality is that a person who has always struggled with numbers is unlikely to be a great accountant or statistician.
Tom Rath

Definition of a Statistician: A man who believes figures don't lie, but admits than under analysis some of them won't stand up either.
Evan Esar

Every time I sit with our general manager at a baseball game, and there's number-cruncher and statistician guy - I'm sitting around - they start talking about stuff, and I say, 'What's that? I've never heard of that one before.'
George Brett
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Statistician Translations

statistician in German is Statistiker
statistician in Hungarian is statisztikus