Encyclopedia of Machine Learning

2010 Edition
| Editors: Claude Sammut, Geoffrey I. Webb

General-to-Specific Search

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-30164-8_331

When searching a hypothesis space, a general-to-specific search starts from the most general hypothesis and expands the search by specialization. See  Learning as Search.

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