Encyclopedia of Machine Learning

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

Specificity

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-30164-8_770

Synonyms

 True negative rate

Specificity is the fraction of negative examples predicted correctly by a model. See  Sensitivity and Specificity.

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