Conjugation

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Conjugation or conjugate may refer to:

Mathematics[edit]

Probability and statistics[edit]

  • Conjugate prior, in Bayesian statistics, a family of probability distributions that contains a prior and the posterior distributions for a particular likelihood function (particularly for one-parameter exponential families)
  • Conjugate pairing of probability distributions, in the Fourier-analytic theory of characteristic functions and statistical mechanics

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Chemistry[edit]

Physics[edit]

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