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Definition

1
Criterion

A basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated (singular of criteria)

Examples

This is only one criterion for the theory.

2
Criteria

A basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluate (Plural of criterion)

Examples

The schools comply with federal criteria

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