Science / Geology / Regression: A drop in sea level that causes an area of the Earth to be uncovered by seawater, ending marine deposition.
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Regression Toward The Mean

Business / Finance / Regression Toward The Mean: The tendency that a random variable will ultimately have a value closer to its mean value. MORE

Second Pass Regression

Business / Finance / Second Pass Regression: A cross-sectional regression of portfolio returns on betas. The estimated slope is the measurement of the reward for bearing systematic risk during the period analyzed. MORE

Simple Linear Regression

Business / Finance / Simple Linear Regression: A salary deduction plan for retirement benefits provided by some small companies with no more than 100 employees. MORE

First-Pass Regression

Business / Finance / First-Pass Regression: A type of preferred stock that has priority over other preferred issues and common stock when claiming dividends and assets. MORE

Regression Equation

Business / Finance / Regression Equation: An equation that describes the average relationship between a dependent variable and a set of explanatory variables. MORE

Linear Regression

Business / Finance / Linear Regression: A statistical technique for fitting a straight line to a set of data points. MORE