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  • 1Likelihood — Like li*hood (l[imac]k l[i^]*h[oo^]d), n. [Likely + hood.] 1. Appearance; show; sign; expression. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] What of his heart perceive you in his face By any likelihood he showed to day ? Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Likeness; resemblance …

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  • 2likelihood of confusion — See: confusingly similar Category: Patent, Copyright & Trademark → Trademark Law Nolo’s Plain English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen Thompson Hill. 2009 …

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  • 3likelihood — I noun anticipation, chance, conceivability, conceivableness, confident expectation, excellent prospect, expectance, expectancy, expectation, fair chance, fair prospect, favorable chance, favorable prospect, good chance, good prospect, likeliness …

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  • 4likelihood — late 14c., resemblance, similarity, from LIKELY (Cf. likely) + HOOD (Cf. hood). Meaning probability is from mid 15c …

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  • 5likelihood — [n] chance of something happening coin flip*, direction, even break, fair shake, fifty fifty*, fighting chance*, good chance*, liability, likeliness, long shot*, outside chance*, plausibility, possibility, presumption, probability, prospect,… …

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  • 6likelihood — ► NOUN ▪ the state or fact of being likely …

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  • 7likelihood — [līk′lē hood΄] n. [ME liklihode: see LIKELY & HOOD] the fact of being likely to happen or something that is likely to happen; probability …

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  • 8Likelihood function — In statistics, a likelihood function (often simply the likelihood) is a function of the parameters of a statistical model, defined as follows: the likelihood of a set of parameter values given some observed outcomes is equal to the probability of …

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  • 9Likelihood-ratio test — The likelihood ratio, often denoted by Lambda (the capital Greek letter lambda), is the ratio of the maximum probability of a result under two different hypotheses. A likelihood ratio test is a statistical test for making a decision between two… …

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  • 10Likelihood principle — In statistics,the likelihood principle is a controversial principle of statistical inference which asserts that all of the information in a sample is contained in the likelihood function.A likelihood function arises from a conditional probability …

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  • 11Likelihood-Funktion — Bei der Likelihood Funktion handelt es sich um eine mathematische Funktion, die im Rahmen der Maximum Likelihood Methode verwendet wird, um Parameter einer Dichte bzw. Wahrscheinlichkeitsfunktion zu schätzen. Die Log Likelihood Funktion ist die… …

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  • 12likelihood — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ every (esp. BrE) ▪ There s every likelihood that she ll be able to help us. ▪ greater, increased ▪ high, real, strong …

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  • 13likelihood — [[t]la͟ɪklihʊd[/t]] 1) N UNCOUNT: usu N of n/ ing, N that The likelihood of something happening is how likely it is to happen. The likelihood of infection is minimal... There didn t seem much likelihood of it happening... There is every… …

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  • 14Likelihood-Ratio-Test — Der Likelihood Quotienten Test oder Likelihood Ratio Test ist ein statistischer Test, der zu den typischen Hypothesentests in parametrischen Modellen gehört. Viele klassische Tests wie der F Test für den Varianzenquotienten oder der Zwei… …

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  • 15Likelihood ratio — Der Likelihood Quotienten Test oder Likelihood Ratio Test ist ein statistischer Test, der zu den typischen Hypothesentests in parametrischen Modellen gehört. Viele klassische Tests wie der F Test für den Varianzenquotienten oder der Zwei… …

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  • 16likelihood — n. 1) great; little likelihood 2) likelihood that + inf. (there is every likelihood that she ll come) 3) in all likelihood * * * [ laɪklɪhʊd] little likelihood great in all likelihood likelihood that + inf. (there is every likelihood that she ll… …

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  • 17likelihood — like|li|hood [ˈlaıklihud] n [singular, U] 1.) the degree to which something can reasonably be expected to happen = ↑probability likelihood of ▪ Using a seatbelt will reduce the likelihood of serious injury in a car accident.… …

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  • 18Likelihood-Quotienten-Test — Der Likelihood Quotienten Test oder Likelihood Ratio Test ist ein statistischer Test, der zu den typischen Hypothesentests in parametrischen Modellen gehört. Viele klassische Tests wie der F Test für den Varianzenquotienten oder der Zwei… …

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  • 19Likelihood ratio — Cet article peut être partiellement redondant avec Fonction de vraisemblance. Le likelihood ratio est le rapport entre la proportion de personnes souffrant d une maladie qui obtiennent lors un test de dépistage un résultat déterminé (p.e. positif …

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  • 20likelihood — 01. There is every [likelihood] that we will have a lot of snow in St. Paul this winter. 02. The weather will [likely] remain sunny for the coming week. 03. It s not very [likely] that Marsha will come to the party because she doesn t know… …

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