Sunday, August 29, 2010


ran·dom   (răn'dəm)

  1. Having no specific pattern, purpose, or objective: random movements. See synonyms at chance.
  2. Mathematics & Statistics. Of or relating to a type of circumstance or event that is described by a probability distribution.
  3. Of or relating to an event in which all outcomes are equally likely, as in the testing of a blood sample for the presence of a substance.
idiom:at random
  1. Without a governing design, method, or purpose; unsystematically: chose a card at random from the deck.