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Add Points

Use this to add points for new objects to a principal coordinates analysis.

Available data

This lists data structures appropriate to the current input field. Double-click a name to copy it to the current input field or type the name.


Specifies a matrix containing the squared distances of the new objects from the original points.


Specifies the output to be displayed.

Coordinates Displays the coordinates of the new points.
Residuals Displays the residual distances of the new units from the coordinates in the space of the old units.


This lets you save results from adding the points to the principal coordinates analysis in Genstat data structures. After selecting the appropriate boxes, type the names for the identifiers of the data structures into the corresponding In: fields.

Coordinates Matrix Containing the coordinates of the additional points in the space of the original points
Residuals Matrix or variate Containing the residuals of the new objects

Display in spreadsheet

Select this to display the results in a new spreadsheet window.

See also

Updated on April 26, 2019

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