correlational Definition

relating to or involving correlation, especially statistical correlation.

Using correlational: Examples

Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "correlational" can be used in various situations through the following examples!

  • Example

    The study found a correlational relationship between smoking and lung cancer.

  • Example

    Correlational research is used to determine if there is a relationship between two variables.


Summary: correlational in Brief

The term 'correlational' [ˌkɒr.əˈleɪ.ʃən.əl] is an adjective that describes something related to correlation, especially statistical correlation. It is often used in scientific research to describe the relationship between two variables, such as in the phrase 'correlational research.'