Encyclopedia of Machine Learning

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

Growing Set

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-30164-8_357

Definition

A growing set is a subset of a  training set containing data that are used by a learning system to develop models that are then evaluated against a  pruning set.

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