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noun Logic.
a tree diagram in which the selection of each branch requires that some type of logical decision be made.
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Origin of decision tree

First recorded in 1965–70

OTHER WORDS FROM decision tree

de·ci·sion-tree, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for decision tree

decision tree

noun
a treelike diagram illustrating the choices available to a decision maker, each possible decision and its estimated outcome being shown as a separate branch of the tree
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