skew

გამოთქმა: /skjuː/

ზედსართავი

Universal
• 1neither parallel nor at right angles to a specified or implied line; askew; crooked:his hat looked slightly skew a skew angle
• 2 Mathematics (of a pair of lines) neither parallel nor intersecting.
• (of a curve) not lying in a plane.
• 3 Statistics (of a statistical distribution) not symmetrical.

არსებითი სახელი

Universal
• 1an oblique angle; a slant.
• 2a bias towards one particular group or subject:the paper had a working-class skew
• 3 [mass noun] Statistics the state of not being symmetrical.

ზმნა

Universal
• 1 [no object, with adverbial] suddenly change direction or position:the car had skewed across the track
• twist or turn or cause to do this:he skewed around in his saddle [with object]:his leg was skewed in and pushed against the other one
• 2 [with object] make biased or distorted in a way that is regarded as inaccurate, unfair, or misleading:the curriculum is skewed towards the practical subjects
• 3 [with object] Statistics cause (a distribution) to be asymmetrical: the distributions were skewed to the right

on the skew

neither parallel nor at right angles to a specified or implied line; askew: the whole frame is on the skew

noun