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Definition of "nonsignificant" []

  • Not significant. (adjective)
  • Having, producing, or being a value obtained from a statistical test that lies within the limits for being of random occurrence. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "nonsignificant" in a sentence
  • "In November, Merck presented full results of the halted Tracer study, showing that vorapaxar was associated with a nonsignificant reduction in risk of heart attacks and related events versus a comparison group."
  • "Reporting and interpretation of randomized controlled trials with statistically nonsignificant results for primary outcomes."
  • "Similar, but nonsignificant, associations were found with milk sIgE levels of 5 or more kUA/L."