This might sound like a ridiculous question, but could someone please give an intuitive explanation of what a statistical model is? I have always thought that it was just a tool used to make inferences about data, but I was told very recently that this definition is not entirely correct. Could someone explain?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Statistical Model Explanation

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