Definition of Information measure
1. Noun. A system of measurement of information based on the probabilities of the events that convey information.
Generic synonyms: Metric, System Of Measurement
Lexicographical Neighbors of Information Measure
Literary usage of Information measure
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the U. S. Geological Survey Global Change Research Forum edited by John A. Kelmelis, Mitchell Snow (1994)
"... to resolving this quandary is the use of a relative information measure, ... strategies for climate change to be based on the information measure. ..."
2. Topics in Statistical Dependence by Henry W. Block, Allan R. Sampson, Thomas H. Savits (1990)
"... as two distributions become less similar and are called coefficients of divergence. We define our information measure in the continuous case to be (4) ..."
3. Performance Indicators for the Road Sector: Summary of the Field Tests by Oecd (2001)
"... the Minnesota "Satisfaction with travel information" measure, and the Australian and United Kingdom prioritisation of road-user satisfaction factors. ..."
4. Differential Geometry in Statistical Inference by Shunʼichi Amari (1987)
"We shall speak of (2.32) and (2.33) as expected and observed information measure, respectively. It is an important property of these measures that they are ..."