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Whether nebulæ are found rarely or often in squint, depends in great measure on the statistic materials which are worked out.

At night it is counted and entered on a statistic sheet, under the same heads.

Every statement was substantiated, every statistic verified with Genslinger's meticulous love for exactness.

But now it's a statistic that the soup is getting thicker, and I can't figure out why.

How many never know how close they come to making their mistake, or being a statistic in somebody else's?

Beneath all the play of logic and statistic beats the passion of a mighty human heart.

WORD ORIGIN

"quantitative fact or statement," 1880; see statistics.

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