Definition of Biserial correlation coefficient
1. Noun. A correlation coefficient in which one variable is many-valued and the other is dichotomous.
Category relationships: Statistics
Generic synonyms: Coefficient Of Correlation, Correlation, Correlation Coefficient
Lexicographical Neighbors of Biserial Correlation Coefficient
Literary usage of Biserial correlation coefficient
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Validity of Testing in Education & Employment by Eileen R. Rudert (1997)
"Thus, the point biserial correlation coefficient maintains a bias in favor of the status quo on tests. Even among whites, the point biserial correlation is ..."