Randomness is a synonym of stochasticity.
As nouns the difference between randomness and stochasticity
is that randomness
is the property of all possible outcomes being equally likely while stochasticity
is the quality of lacking any predictable order or plan.
The property of all possible outcomes being equally likely.
(mathematics) A type of circumstance or event that is described by a probability distribution.
A measure of the lack of purpose, logic or objectivity of an event.
- There was no randomness in the teacher's selection of the class representative.
* algorithmic randomness
* statistical randomness
the quality of lacking any predictable order or plan