Associations to the word «Predictive»


PREDICTIVE, adjective. Useful in predicting.
PREDICTIVE, adjective. (computing) Describing a predictor.
PREDICTIVE, adjective. (Medicine) Expressing the expected accuracy of a statistical measure or of a diagnostic test
PREDICTIVE CODING, noun. The mathematical process of estimating future values of a signal based on previous values.
PREDICTIVE CODINGS, noun. Plural of predictive coding
PREDICTIVE MARKET, noun. Prediction market
PREDICTIVE PARSER, noun. (computing) a recursive descent parser that does not require backtracking
PREDICTIVE TEXT, noun. (computing) A function on certain text messaging software that attempts to predict which word is being typed as the user types it, thus allowing the user to type faster

Dictionary definition

PREDICTIVE, adjective. Of or relating to prediction; having value for making predictions.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope