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prior probability

n
(Statistics) statistics the probability assigned to a parameter or to an event in advance of any empirical evidence, often subjectively or on the assumption of the principle of indifference. Compare posterior probability
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Additionally, it re-programed the cemetery s irrigation system to turn off after a rain event, audited their sprinkler system and re-aligned all irrigation heads to ensure that no water was wasted by improper distribution.
3 million) worth of sugar from Thailand, has allegedly benefited from the improper distribution of land at the sugar plantation owned by the Cojuangco-Aquino family in central Luzon, a militant lawmaker has said.
The commission ruled that such an agreement restricts competition since sharing the market entailed a reduction of production and rise in prices "something that leads to improper distribution of resources and worsening of consumer welfare.
He said that the shortage of gas was not the only issue its improper distribution was also a cause of grave concern.
These problems could occur due to improper distribution of upper body weight .
Engineer Sohail Lashari said that the shortage of gas was not the only issue its improper distribution was also a cause of grave concern.
Specifically, the action alleges that BioScrip issued false and/or misleading statements concerning (i) the improper distribution of its product Exjade through its specialty pharmacy division and (ii) the violation of certain federal and state laws and regulations.
Already using InfoWatch data loss prevention packages, First Energy Bank of Bahrain required an industry-proven solution to safeguard its confidential information from leakage and improper distribution.
These were pertaining to overcrowding of the prison cells, flawed arrangements for the weekly visit of family members, improper distribution of dresses and other personal requirements, poor air-conditioning and delay in reaching notifications with regard to prisoners from the concerned agencies to the prison administration.
The shortage of gas is not the only issue its improper distribution also remains a cause of worry.
This is whether it is related to public land, discrimination or the improper distribution of wealth, which are common demands.
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