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Meaning of LAW OF PARSIMONY

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  the principle that entities should not be multiplied needlessly; the simplest of two competing theories is to be preferred
 
 Synonyms: Occam's Razor, Ockham's Razor, principle of parsimony
 
 See Also: principle, rule

 

 

 

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