Encyclopedia of Machine Learning

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

Pre-Pruning

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-30164-8_663

Synonyms

Stopping criteria

Definition

Pre-pruning is a  Pruning mechanism that monitors the learning process and prevents further refinements if the current hypothesis becomes too complex.

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