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  • noun statistics In Bayesian statistics, a parameter of a prior (as distinguished from parameters of the model for the underlying system under analysis).


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  • In this case, the inference of the falloff parameter corresponds to hyperparameter estimation in the framework of a hierarchical Bayesian estimation.

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  • · In addition to optimizing the document-topic hyperparameters, you can also optimize a topic-word hyperparameter.

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  • Theory of Probability revisited Signi fi cance tests: one new parameter Improper priors for tests ToP misses the points that 1 λ does not have the same meaning under q, under q (= λ) 1 2 and under q2 (= λ1) 2 λ has no precise meaning under q 12 [hyperparameter?]

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