Advertisement

Dictionary


max'imum like'lihood estima"tion



Statistics.
a method of estimating population characteristics from a sample by choosing the values of the parameters that will maximize the probability of getting the particular sample actually obtained from the population.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

Maximum Cardmaximum principle

Related Content


Advertisement

Play Hangman

Play Poptropica

Play Same Game

Try Our Math Flashcards