Definition of Robustness

1. Noun. The property of being strong and healthy in constitution.

Exact synonyms: Hardiness, Lustiness, Validity
Generic synonyms: Strength
Derivative terms: Hardy, Lusty, Robust



2. Noun. The characteristic of being strong enough to withstand intellectual challenge. "The lack of robustness in the findings may be due to the small size of the sample"
Generic synonyms: Characteristic
Derivative terms: Robust

Definition of Robustness

1. n. The quality or state of being robust.

Definition of Robustness

1. Noun. The quality of being robust. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Robustness

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Medical Definition of Robustness

1. In statistics, the degree to which the probability of drawing a wrong conclusion from the test result is not seriously affected by moderate departures from the assumptions implicit in the model on which the test is based. Origin: L. Robustus, hale, strong, fr. Robur, oak, hard (05 Mar 2000)

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Literary usage of Robustness

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1. L1-statistical Procedures and Related Topics by Yadolah Dodge (1997)
"Most of the basic ideas, concepts and methods of robustness were invented in quick succession during the following years and ..."

2. Selected Proceedings of the Symposium on Estimating Functions by Ishwar V. Basawa, V. P. Godambe, Robert Lee Taylor (1997)
"Institute of Mathematical Statistics LECTURE NOTES — MONOGRAPH SERIES ESTIMATING FUNCTIONS: NONPARAMETRICS AND Robustness Pranab K. Sen University of North ..."

3. Mixture Models: Theory, Geometry, and Applications by Bruce G. Lindsay (1995)
"Robustness and contamination models. It is a common statistical practice to ... There appears to be little theoretical work on this approach to robustness. ..."

4. Catalyzing Inquiry at the Interface of Computing and Biology by John C. Wooley, Herbert Lin (2005)
"6.2.4 Robustness in Biological Entities Robustness is one of the characteristics of biological systems that is most admired and most desired for engineered ..."

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