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### Definition of Covariances

**1.** covariance [n] - See also: covariance

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### Literary usage of Covariances

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**1.** *SAS/ETS(R) 9.1 User's Guide, Volumes 1, 2, 3, and 4* by SAS Institute (2004)

"... **covariances** of Parameter Estimates COVB ... **covariances** of Residuals by Variable
default ... **covariances** of Dependent Series by COVY Variable ..."**2.** *The Analyst Application* by SAS Institute (2003)

"Table A.29 Capabilities in the ANOVA Repeated Measures Task Capability Dialog
Ante-dependence **covariances**, first order Model Autoregressive **covariances**, ..."**3.** *Adaptive Designs: Selected Proceedings of a 1992 Joint Ams-Ims-Siam Summer* by Nancy Flournoy, William F. Rosenberger, American Mathematical Society, Institute of Mathematical Statistics (1995)

"**covariances** between trial frequencies. For the case in which X (0) is fixed at
xi, Theorem 3 states that the **covariances** between trial frequencies are sums ..."**4.** *Summary Proceedings of a Workshop on Cereal Yield Variability* by P. B. R. Hazell (1986)

"plus the sum of all the yield **covariances** between farms, ... For example, if n =
1000 then there are 1000 variances and 999 thousand **covariances**. ..."**5.** *Sources of Income Inequality and Poverty in Rural Pakistan* by Jane J. He, Richard H. Adams (1995)

"According to Shorrocks, the “natural” decomposition of the variance assigns to
the source exactly one-half of all **covariances** involving the jth income ..."