[mon-tee kahr-loh, -ti; Italian mawn-te kahr-law] /ˈmɒn ti ˈkɑr loʊ, -tɪ; Italian ˈmɔn tɛ ˈkɑr lɔ/
a town in Monaco principality, in SE France: gambling resort.
Statistics. of, relating to, or using a Monte Carlo method, as a Monte Carlo simulation or solution.
/ˈmɒntɪ ˈkɑːləʊ; French mɔ̃te karlo/
a town and resort forming part of the principality of Monaco, on the Riviera: famous casino and the destination of an annual car rally (the Monte Carlo Rally). Pop: 15 507 (2000)
Italian, literally “Charles’s Mountain,” founded 1866 and named for Charles III of Monaco (1818-1889). The car rally there dates to 1911.
Monte Carlo [(mon-ti kahr-loh)]
City in Monaco, world famous for its gambling casino.
- Monte carlo fallacy
1957, named for resort in Monaco famous for its gambling casinos. The fallacy of thinking that the probability of a particular outcome rises with the successive number of opposite outcomes. Contrary to the Monte Carlo fallacy, if the roulette wheel stops on black 99 times in a row, the chances that the 100th spin will […]
noun, Statistics. 1. a technique for numerically approximating the solution of a mathematical problem by studying the distribution of some random variable, often generated by a computer. noun 1. a heuristic mathematical technique for evaluation or estimation of intractable problems by probabilistic simulation and sampling
[mawn-te kahs-see-naw] /ˈmɔn tɛ kɑsˈsi nɔ/ noun 1. a monastery at Cassino, Italy: founded a.d. c530 by St. Benedict and destroyed by Allied bombings in 1944. /ˈmɒntɪ kəˈsiːnəʊ; Italian ˈmonte kasˈsiːno/ noun 1. a hill above Cassino in central Italy: site of intense battle during World War II: site of Benedictine monastery (530 ad), destroyed […]
[mawn-te kawr-naw] /ˈmɔn tɛ ˈkɔr nɔ/ noun 1. a mountain in central Italy: highest peak in the Apennines, 9585 feet (2922 meters). /Italian ˈmonte ˈkorno/ noun 1. See (Monte) Corno