logit

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Blend of logistic +‎ probit, coined by Joseph Berkson in 1944.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

logit (plural logits)

  1. (mathematics) the inverse of the "sigmoid" or "logistic" function used in mathematics, especially in statistics. The logit of a number p between 0 and 1 is given by the formula:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Berkson, Joseph (1944), “Application of the Logistic Function to Bio-Assay”, in Journal of the American Statistical Association[1], volume 39, issue 227 (September), pages 357-365

Old Norse[edit]

Participle[edit]

logit

  1. strong neuter nominative/accusative singular of loginn

Verb[edit]

logit

  1. supine of ljúga