Biased vs Skewed - What's the difference?

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As verbs the difference between biased and skewed

is that biased is (bias) while skewed is (skew).

As adjectives the difference between biased and skewed

is that biased is exhibiting bias; prejudiced while skewed is twisted at an angle.

biased

English

Alternative forms

* (UK) biassed

Verb

(head)
  • (bias)
  • She biased them against him for no apparent reason.

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • exhibiting bias; prejudiced
  • The newspaper gave a biased account of the incident.
  • angled at a slant
  • The table had a biased edge.

    Synonyms

    * (having a partial view) partial, prejudiced, tendentious

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    skewed

    English

    Adjective

    (head)
  • Twisted at an angle.
  • Biased, distorted (pertaining to statistics or information).
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (skew)
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