What is a criterion?

What is a criterion? Here are some definitions.

Noun
  1. A standard or test by which individual things or people may be compared and judged.
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A moral criterion is the measure we use for determining the value or worth of an action, principle, rule or attitude.
In addition, all subjects were atopic, although atopy was not an inclusion criterion in our study.
Still others have tried to include the criterion that presidential aspirants must not be mentally and physically disabled or legally flawed.
Overall, the total number of criterion satisfied averaged 4.18 but ranged from zero to nine.
Any expression of approval would probably meet the criterion of affirmative suggestion or encouragement.
Inevitably, subjective evaluation became the ultimate criterion for inclusion or rejection of specific events.

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