### Some articles on *distribution*:

... emit the observations according to some probability

**distribution**... One such example of

**distribution**is Gaussian

**distribution**, in such a Hidden Markov Model the states output is represented by a Gaussian

**distribution**...

**Distribution**- Properties

... Since F(a) = Pr(X ≤ a), the convergence in

**distribution**means that the probability for Xn to be in a given range is approximately equal to the probability that the value of X is in that range, provided n is ... In general, convergence in

**distribution**does not imply that the sequence of corresponding probability density functions will also converge ... These random variables converge in

**distribution**to a uniform U(0, 1), whereas their densities do not converge at all ...

**Distribution**s - Steady-state Analysis and The Time-inhomogeneous Markov Chain

... A Markov chain need not necessarily be time-homogeneous to have an equilibrium

**distribution**... If there is a probability

**distribution**over states such that for every state j and every time n then is an equilibrium

**distribution**of the Markov chain ... is efficient for a particular kind of mixing, but each matrix respects a shared equilibrium

**distribution**...

### More definitions of "distribution":

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*noun*): (statistics) an arrangement of values of a variable showing their observed or theoretical frequency of occurrence.

Synonyms: statistical distribution

- (
*noun*): The spatial property of being scattered about over an area or volume.

Synonyms: dispersion

- (
*noun*): The commercial activity of transporting and selling goods from a producer to a consumer.

### Famous quotes containing the word distribution:

“My topic for Army reunions ... this summer: How to prepare for war in time of peace. Not by fortifications, by navies, or by standing armies. But by policies which will add to the happiness and the comfort of all our people and which will tend to the *distribution* of intelligence [and] wealth equally among all. Our strength is a contented and intelligent community.”

—Rutherford Birchard Hayes (1822–1893)

“There is the illusion of time, which is very deep; who has disposed of it? Mor come to the conviction that what seems the succession of thought is only the *distribution* of wholes into causal series.”

—Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

“Classical and romantic: private language of a family quarrel, a dead dispute over the *distribution* of emphasis between man and nature.”

—Cyril Connolly (1903–1974)