Credence

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Credence can refer to:

  • credence in probability theory, a subjective estimate of probability, as in Bayesian probability
  • credence good in economics, a good whose value is hard for a consumer to ascertain
  • letter of credence, a letter sent by one head of state to another formally accrediting a named individual, usually but not always a diplomat
  • credence table, a small side-table used in the Christian ceremony of the Eucharist
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