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  • 161likeness — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. portrait, effigy, counterpart; similarity; resemblance. See representation. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Similarity] Syn. resemblance, correspondence, similarity, analogy, parallelism, affinity, similitude …

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  • 162Species — In biology, a species is one of the basic units of biological classification and a taxonomic rank. A species is often defined as a group of organisms capable of interbreeding and producing fertile offspring. While in many cases this definition is …

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  • 163Image registration — Registering and summing multiple exposures of the same scene improves signal to noise ratio, allowing to see things previously impossible to see. In this picture, the distant Alps are made visible, although they are tens of kilometers into the… …

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  • 164Collaborative filtering — (CF) is the process of filtering for information or patterns using techniques involving collaboration among multiple agents, viewpoints, data sources, etc. Applications of collaborative filtering typically involve very large data sets.… …

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  • 165Biclustering — Biclustering, co clustering, or two mode clustering[1] is a data mining technique which allows simultaneous clustering of the rows and columns of a matrix. The term was first introduced by Mirkin[2] (recently by Cheng and Church[3] in gene… …

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  • 166Computer Associates Int. Inc. v. Altai Inc. — Computer Associates International, Inc. v. Altai, Inc. Court United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit Full case name Computer Associates International, Inc. v. Altai, Inc …

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  • 167Social psychology (psychology) — Social psychology is the scientific study of how people s thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are influenced by the actual, imagined, or implied presence of others (Allport, 1985). By this definition, scientific refers to the empirical method of… …

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  • 168Homology modeling — Homology modeling, also known as comparative modeling of protein refers to constructing an atomic resolution model of the target protein from its amino acid sequence and an experimental three dimensional structure of a related homologous protein… …

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  • 169Dice's coefficient — Dice s coefficient, named after Lee Raymond Dice[1] and also known as the Dice coefficient, is a similarity measure over sets: It is identical to the Sørensen similarity index, and is occasionally referred to as the Sørensen Dice coefficient. It… …

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  • 170Locality sensitive hashing — (LSH) is a method of performing probabilistic dimension reduction of high dimensional data. The basic idea is to hash the input items so that similar items are mapped to the same buckets with high probability (the number of buckets being much… …

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  • 171Kadir Brady saliency detector — The Kadir Brady saliency detector is designed to detect representative region in images. It performs well in the context of object class recognition. It was invented by http://www.robots.ox.ac.uk/ timork/ Timor Kadir] and [http://www.robots.ox.ac …

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  • 172Euclidean geometry — geometry based upon the postulates of Euclid, esp. the postulate that only one line may be drawn through a given point parallel to a given line. [1860 65] * * * Study of points, lines, angles, surfaces, and solids based on Euclid s axioms. Its… …

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  • 173linguistics — /ling gwis tiks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) the science of language, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, and historical linguistics. [1850 55; see LINGUISTIC, ICS] * * * Study of the nature and structure of… …

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  • 174Life Sciences — ▪ 2009 Introduction Zoology       In 2008 several zoological studies provided new insights into how species life history traits (such as the timing of reproduction or the length of life of adult individuals) are derived in part as responses to… …

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  • 175Association of Ideas — • A principle in psychology to account for the succession of mental states Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Association of Ideas     Association of Ideas      …

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  • 176Copyright in architecture in the United States — Copyright in architecture is an important, but little understood subject in the architectural discipline. Copyright is a legal concept that gives the creator of a work the exclusive right to use that work for a limited time. These rights can be… …

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  • 177MinHash — In computer science, MinHash (or the min wise independent permutations locality sensitive hashing scheme) is a technique for quickly estimating how similar two sets are. The scheme was invented by Andrei Broder (1997),[1] and initially used… …

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  • 178Suárez (and later scholasticism) — Jorge Gracia THE SILVER AGE OF SCHOLASTICISM The golden age of scholasticism covered a period of roughly one hundred years, from around 1250 to 1350. There were important scholastic developments before 1250 and after 1350, but it is generally… …

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  • 179Symmetry — For other uses, see Symmetry (disambiguation) …

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  • 180List of mathematics articles (S) — NOTOC S S duality S matrix S plane S transform S unit S.O.S. Mathematics SA subgroup Saccheri quadrilateral Sacks spiral Sacred geometry Saddle node bifurcation Saddle point Saddle surface Sadleirian Professor of Pure Mathematics Safe prime Safe… …

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