con’founding, adj.That which confounds; destroying, confusing, perplexing, amazing, etc.: see the verb.
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What is a confounding factor? According to the Oxford English Dictionary, confounding is “destroying, confusing, perplexing, amazing, etc”. In statistics, a confounding factor or variable worms its way between your carefully chosen cause and effect, making a nonsense of your research … Continue reading