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The probability that an event will occur, given that one or more other events have occurred.
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(Statistics) statistics the probability of one event, A, occurring given that another, B, is already known to have occurred: written P(A|B) and equal to P(A and B)|P(B)
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|Noun||1.||conditional probability - the probability that an event will occur given that one or more other events have occurred|
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