Talk:Inverse probability

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What is meant by block difference inverse probability? anyone please let me know...thanks mail me —Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 16:31, 18 August 2010 (UTC)

likelihood definition[edit]

"the "distribution" of an unobserved variable given data is rather the likelihood function (which is not a distribution)" - this is not correct, the likelihood function is if at all the distribution of the probability of obtaining the data as a function of a parameter.