Medical Definition of Law of regression to mean

1. In a population mating at random, the progeny of a parent with an extreme value for a measurable phenotype will tend on average to have values nearer the population mean than in the extreme parent. See: law of regression to mean. Synonym: law of regression to mean. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Law Of Regression To Mean

law of large numbers
law of motion
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law of nature
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law of polar excitation
law of priority
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law of recapitulation
law of reciprocal proportions
law of referred pain
law of refraction
law of regression to mean (current term)
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