The value of the variable
occurring with the greatest frequency in the series of observations. A bimodal distribution
is one which contains two maxima. The use of mode when reporting results of chemical
analysis is generally not recommended.
PAC, 1994, 66, 595
(Nomenclature for the presentation of results of chemical analysis (IUPAC Recommendations
on page 603
PAC, 1990, 62, 2167
(Glossary of atmospheric chemistry terms (Recommendations 1990))
on page 2202
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