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Distortion facts for kids

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To distort is to change the shape of something. Distortion may refer to:

  • Distortion in electrical signal
  • Distortion, a type of musical effect that can be controlled using an effect pedal
  • Distortion (economics), a state where the agent does not maximize its profit or utility
  • Cognitive distortion, irrational thought patterns
  • In statistics, the bias of an estimator is sometimes called distortion
  • In medicine, a Strain (injury) is called distortion
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