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    bi·as   [bahy-uhs] Show IPA noun, adjective, adverb, verb, bi·ased, bi·as·ing or ( especially British ) bi·assed, bi·as·sing.
    noun
    1.
    an oblique or diagonal line of direction, especially across a woven fabric.
    2.
    a particular tendency or inclination, especially one that prevents unprejudiced consideration of a question; prejudice.
    3.
    Statistics . a systematic as opposed to a random distortion of a statistic as a result of sampling procedure.
    4.
    Lawn Bowling .
    a.
    a slight bulge or greater weight on one side of the ball or bowl.
    b.
    the curved course made by such a ball when rolled.
    5.
    Electronics . the application of a steady voltage or current to an active device, as a diode or transistor, to produce a desired mode of operation.



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