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imputation

[im-pyoo-tey-shuh n] /ˌɪm pyʊˈteɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
the act of imputing.
2.
an attribution, as of fault or crime; accusation.
Origin
1535-1545
1535-45; < Late Latin imputātiōn- (stem of imputātiō), equivalent to Latin imputāt(us) past participle of imputāre to ascribe, impute + -iōn- -ion
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Examples for imputations
  • Multiple sets of imputations can be created to capture the uncertainty between imputations via any random imputation method.
  • For this reason both methods, ratio and nearest neighbor, should be recommended for imputations on positive units only.
  • The summary identifies all edits, recodes, and imputations that affect the final edited output variable.
  • Plausible values are multiple imputations of the unobservable latent achievement for each student.
imputations in the Bible

is used to designate any action or word or thing as reckoned to a person. Thus in doctrinal language (1) the sin of Adam is imputed to all his descendants, i.e., it is reckoned as theirs, and they are dealt with therefore as guilty; (2) the righteousness of Christ is imputed to them that believe in him, or so attributed to them as to be considered their own; and (3) our sins are imputed to Christ, i.e., he assumed our "law-place," undertook to answer the demands of justice for our sins. In all these cases the nature of imputation is the same (Rom. 5:12-19; comp. Philemon 1:18, 19).

Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
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