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hyperplane

[hahy-per-pleyn, hahy-per-pleyn] /ˈhaɪ pərˌpleɪn, ˌhaɪ pərˈpleɪn/
noun, Mathematics
1.
a subspace of a vector space that has dimension one less than the dimension of the vector space.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; hyper- + plane1
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  • Most tree-building algorithms evaluate the candidate hyperplanes using the impurity of the split defined by the hyperplane.
British Dictionary definitions for hyperplane

hyperplane

/ˈhaɪpəˌpleɪn/
noun
1.
(maths) a higher dimensional analogue of a plane in three dimensions. It can be represented by one linear equation
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