conditionalization

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Etymology[edit]

conditionalize +‎ -ation

Noun[edit]

conditionalization ‎(countable and uncountable, plural conditionalizations)

  1. (Bayesian statistics) An updating of one's belief state based on new information
    • 2006 September 30, Brian Kierland, Bradley Monton and Samuel Ruhmkorff, “Avoiding certain frustration, reflection, and the cable guy paradox”, Philosophical Studies, volume 138, number 3, DOI:10.1007/s11098-006-9044-1:
      Such agents [] always update their opinions via conditionalization, and they never suffer information loss.