Representativeness vs Representativity - What's the difference?

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representativeness

English

Noun

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  • The state or quality of being accurately representative of something.
  • *2001 , Sydney I. Landau, Dictionaries: The Art and Craft of Lexicography , Cambridge University Press (ISBN 0-521-78512-X), page 331,
  • *:One should not compromise on the essential standard of representativeness of the corpus as a whole. A corpus is only good if it can be reasonably trusted to represent the way language is used by those people whose usage one is interested in describing.
  • representativity

    Not English

    Representativity has no English definition. It may be misspelled.