Adjective "Quartile" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Quartile


    Definition:

    1. Statistics. (in a frequency distribution) one of the values of a variable that divides the distribution of the variable into four groups having equal frequencies.Compare first quartile, median, third quartile.

    2. Astrology. a quartile aspect. adjective

    3. Astrology. of or relating to the aspect of two heavenly bodies when their longitudes differ by 90°.

    Examples:

    "stocks can be quartile."

    "returns can be quartile."