# Glossary - S

SAL

Sample

Sample Size

Sampling Distribution

Sampling Fraction

S.D. Ratio

Scalable Software

Scaling

Scatterplot Smoothers

Scheffe’s Test

Score Statistic

Scree Plot, Scree
Test

Screen Catcher

Scrollsheet

Scrollsheet Handle

SDT (Signal
Detection Theory)

Second
Degree (Quadratic) Polynomial (Ternary Plots)

Selected
Points

Selected Points
(in Brushing)

Selection Brush
(in Brushing)

Self-organizing
Feature Maps

Semantic Specificity

Semi-Partial
(or Part) Correlation

SEMMA

Sensitivity Analysis

SEPATH Wizards

Sequence,
Association, & Link Analysis (SAL)

Sequential/Stacked
Plots, 2D - Area

Sequential/Stacked
Plots, 2D - Column

Sequential/Stacked
Plots, 2D - Lines

Sequential/Stacked
Plots, 2D - Mixed Line

Sequential/Stacked
Plots, 2D - Mixed Step

Sequential/Stacked
Plots, 2D - Step

Sequential/Stacked
Plots, 2D - Step Area

Sequential
Surface Plot, 3D

Server Mode (OLE)

Sets,
of Samples in Quality Control Charts

Shapiro-Wilk W Test

Shewhart Control
Chart

Short Run Control
Charts

Shortcut Keys

Shuffle Data
in Neural Networks

Sigma Restricted
Model

Sigmoid Function

Signal Detection
Theory (SDT)

Significance,
Statistical (p-Value)

Silhouette

Simple Exponential
(2D Line Plots)

Simple Random
Sampling (SRS)

Simplex Algorithm

SIMPLS Algorithm

Single and
Multiple Censoring

Singular Value
Decomposition

Sink

Six Sigma (DMAIC)

Six Sigma Process

Skewness

Slice X Brush (in
Brushing)

Slice Y Brush (in
Brushing)

Slice Z Brush (in
Brushing)

Slope

Smoothing

SOFMs
(Self-Organizing Feature Maps; Kohonen Networks)

Softmax

Space Plot

Space Plot
(Ternary Graph)

SPC

Spearman R

Special Causes

Special
Cubic Polynomial (Ternary Plots)

Spectral Plot

Spikes (3D)

Spline (2D graphs)

Spline (3D graphs)

Split-Plot Design

Split
Selection (for Classification Trees)

Splitting
(Categorizing)

Spurious Correlations

SQL

Square
Root of the Signal to Noise Ratio (f)

Stacked Generalization

Stacking
(Stacked Generalization)

Standard Deviation

Standard Error

Standard Error
of the Mean

Standard
Error of the Proportion

Standard Residual
Value

Standardization

Standardized DFFITS

Standardized Effect
(Es)

Stars (Icon Plots)

Stationary
Series (in Time Series)

Statistic

STATISTICA
Enterprise

STATISTICA
Graph Format

STATISTICA
Visual Basic

Statistical Power

Statistical
Process Control (SPC)

Statistics of Block Data

Steepest Descent
Iterations

Stemming

Steps

Stepwise Regression

Stiffness
Parameter (in Fitting Options)

Stopping Conditions

Stopping
Rule (in Classification Trees)

Stratified Random
Sampling

Streaming
Database Connector

Stub
and Banner Tables (Banner Tables)

Student's t Distribution

Studentized
Deleted Residual

Studentized Residual

Sum-squared Error
Function

Sun Rays (Icon
Plots)

Supervised Learning

Supervised
Learning in Neural Networks

Support
Value (Association Rules)

Support Vector

Support Vector
Machine (SVM)

Suppressor Variable

Surface Plot (3D)

Surface
Plot (3D Bivariate Histogram)

Surface
Plot (3D Categorized Plots)

Surface
Plot (3D Raw Data Plots)

Surface
Plot (3D Sequential)

Surface
Plot (Ribbons)

Surface
Plot (Ternary Graph)

Surface
Plot (Ternary Graph), Categorized

Survival Analysis

Survivorship Function

Sweeping

Symmetric Matrix

Symmetrical Distribution