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    Lightbulb Holdout meaning in this case?

    "Researchers usually develop the MDA model on an estimation sample and apply the resulting model to a separate holdout, or predication, sample to check on the general applicability and predictability of the model."

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    Re: Holdout meaning in this case?

    Quote Originally Posted by ZOEYW View Post
    "Researchers usually develop the MDA model on an estimation sample and apply the resulting model to a separate holdout, or predication, sample to check on the general applicability and predictability of the model."

    Thanks in advance!
    I have no idea, but then I don't understand the sentence either. What field is this sentence from?

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    Re: Holdout meaning in this case?

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    I have no idea, but then I don't understand the sentence either. What field is this sentence from?
    Never mind. Now I see. thanks!

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