Single Observation

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Variational Bayesian Methods - A More Complex Example
... Mult is a multinomial distribution over a single observation (equivalent to a categorical distribution) ... is 1 (specifying the identity of the observation) and all other elements are 0 ... that the sum to 1 over all values of, yielding where In other words, is a product of single-observation multinomial distributions, and factors over each individual, which is ...

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