of or relating to statistical methods that regard parameters of a population as random variables having known probability distributions.
A good Bayesian–and aren’t most of us are supposed to be good Bayesians these days?
Study: Giving People Government Health Insurance May Not Make them Any Healthier Megan McArdle April 30, 2013
Darryl and I once tried to write our own better spam filter and when you filter spam, you need Bayesian math.
Little Brother Cory Doctorow
(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
pertaining to statistical methods based on Thomas Bayes’ probability theorem involving prior knowledge and accumulated experience
a town in Calvados, N France, in Normandy, near the English Channel: museum displaying the Bayeux tapestry, commemorating the Norman conquest of England in 1066. Contemporary Examples A few miles south of the city of Bayeux is one of the smallest cemeteries. The Deadly Trap Behind D-Day’s Beaches Clive Irving June 4, 2014 Historical Examples […]
- Bayeux tapestry
a strip of embroidered linen 231 feet (70 meters) long and 20 inches (50 cm) wide, depicting the Norman conquest of England and dating from c1100. Historical Examples What can you discover about the Normans from the pictures of the Bayeux tapestry? Britain in the Middle Ages Florence L. Bowman Mention should also be made […]
- Bayezid ii
noun ?1447–1512, sultan of Turkey; he greatly extended Turkish dominions in Greece and the Balkans
a deep, prolonged howl, as of a hound on the scent. the position or stand of an animal or fugitive that is forced to turn and resist pursuers because it is no longer possible to flee (usually preceded by at or to): a stag at bay; to bring an escaped convict to bay. the situation […]