fre·quen·cy /ˈfrɪkwənsɪ/ 名詞
Fre·quen·cy n.; pl. Frequencies
1. The condition of returning frequently; occurrence often repeated; common occurence; as, the frequency of crimes; the frequency of miracles.
The reasons that moved her to remove were, because Rome was a place of riot and luxury, her soul being almost stifled with, the frequencies of ladies' visits. --Fuller.
2. A crowd; a throng. [Obs.]
n 1: the number of occurrences within a given time period
(usually 1 second); "the frequency of modulation was 40
cycles per second" [syn: frequence, oftenness]
2: the ratio of the number of observations in a statistical
category to the total number of observations [syn: relative
3: the number of observations in a given statistical category
[syn: absolute frequency]