# Definition:Stochastic Process

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## Contents

## Definition

A **stochastic process** is a collection of random variables representing the evolution of some system of random values over time.

## Also known as

A **stochastic process** is also known as a **random process**.

## Also see

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## Sources

- 2008: David Nelson:
*The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics*(4th ed.) ... (previous) ... (next): Entry:**stochastic process**