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Bayesian

[bey-zee-uh n, -zhuh n] /ˈbeɪ zi ən, -ʒən/
adjective, Statistics.
1.
of or pertaining to statistical methods that regard parameters of a population as random variables having known probability distributions.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; Thomas Bayes (1702-61), English mathematician + -ian
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Bayesian

/ˈbeɪzɪən/
adjective
1.
(of a theory) presupposing known a priori probabilities which may be subjectively assessed and which can be revised in the light of experience in accordance with Bayes' theorem. A hypothesis is thus confirmed by an experimental observation which is likely given the hypothesis and unlikely without it Compare maximum likelihood
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Contemporary definitions for Bayesian
adjective, noun

pertaining to statistical methods based on Thomas Bayes' probability theorem involving prior knowledge and accumulated experience

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