verb (used with object), gen·er·al·ized, gen·er·al·iz·ing.
verb (used without object), gen·er·al·ized, gen·er·al·iz·ing.
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An algorithm that isn’t capable of retaining its previous memories is severely kneecapped in its ability to infer or generalize.How a Memory Quirk of the Human Brain Can Galvanize AI|Shelly Fan|September 28, 2020|Singularity Hub
Several solvers, like Michael Branicky, Josh Silverman and Rajeev Pakalapati, generalized this method, finding a formula for the expected number of guesses for a dictionary with any number of words.
That’s because viral infections tend to rev up the immune system’s generalized antiviral defense system, known as the innate immune system.What will happen when COVID-19 and the flu collide this fall?|Tina Hesman Saey|September 18, 2020|Science News
DeepMind says LPG takes this a step further by discovering its own value function from scratch and generalizing to more complex environments.
The more environments LPG saw, the more it could successfully generalize.
It is a common enough occurrence that I would generalize it to essentially every graduate of medical school.
Third, for pol- icy purposes we need to know whether the results of these studies generalize.No, Really, It's Possible That Health Insurance May Not Make Us Healthier|Megan McArdle|May 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Tel Aviv, to generalize but slightly, dislikes Netanyahu and fears the future he personifies.
I don't think it's safe to generalize about any industry or the people therein.Jennie Ketcham Interview: Recovering From Sex Addiction|Rachel Kramer Bussel|July 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It is impossible to generalize on the issue of Jewish councils.Claude Lanzmann on 'Shoah', His Memoir, and the Banality of Evil|Clémence Boulouque|June 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But it would manifestly extend this article beyond its just limits, and we must therefore generalize our remaining notices.The Indian in his Wigwam|Henry R. Schoolcraft
It may be said that these were excrescences or city fashions; that one must not generalize.The New Society|Walther Rathenau
Fortunately to generalize is only a part of the business of the historian.Washington Irving|Henry W. Boynton
From which it follows that men who use language are able to abstract or generalize their ideas.
We may generalize this instance so as to cover the causes of many memories.
British Dictionary definitions for generalize
- to spread throughout the body
- to change from a localized infection or condition to a systemic onegeneralized infection