DISCRETE DATA By N., Sam M.S. - 25 Data that is limited to a set category or value. See cateforical data- discrete variable. DISCRETE DATA: "The discrete data is aligned with a limited value." Related Psychology Terms A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population The Anatomy of Research and the Scientific Method Evaluation of a Quantitative Study APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) Evaluation of a Qualitative Study LEGAL PSYCHIATRY (Forensic Psychiatry) BAR GRAPH CONTINUOUS VARIABLE SUBJECT VARIABLE Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DISCRETE DATA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/discrete-data/ (accessed August 14, 2022).