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Definition of the noun Oversample

What does Oversample mean as a name of something?


  1. [statistics] An additional sample of a subpopulation, above and beyond the portion of a main sample that already belongs to that subpopulation.

Definition of the verb Oversample

What does Oversample mean as a doing word?


  1. [statistics] To sample additional members of a subpopulation, above and beyond the members included in the main sample.
  2. [context: systems] To sample a signal at a frequency well above its Nyquist rate.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Health and Aging (2007)

by Kyriakos S. Markides

First, an oversample (n = 540) of very elderly persons (age 95 years and older) was drawn and screened. Second, nutrition questions were added to the community interview. Third, a sample of persons who did not report disability in the ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Multimedia 1999 (2014)

Terms and Acronyms by Brad Hansen

oversample. (v.) To digitize audio or video data faster than normal to produce more samples, resulting in moreaccurate results. overscan. (n.) A conditionin which a videosignal bleeds offthe edges of a monitor. Whencomputer images aresent ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Theoretical Criminology (2014)

by J. Mitchell Miller

A cautionary note is that many empirical tests applying this methodology oversample middleclass and undersample lower-status youth. Unsurprisingly, less serious forms of delinquency would not be expected to be caused by strains for these ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Violence, Peace, and Conflict (2008)

The Latino oversample led to completed interviews with 201 self- identified ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Photography (2008)

The Professional's Guide to Terms and Techniques for Film and Digital Imaging by Barbara A Lynch-Johnt, Michelle Perkins

oversample. To digitize ata frequencyor resolution that ismorethan is needed.overscan. To create multiple ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design (1990)

Volume 36 - Phosphorus to Pipeline Failure: Subsidence Strains by John J. McKetta Jr

oversample because of the unknown aspects of the process. As more is learned about the operation, the need for sampling may decrease, or it may be possible to store samples (if they are stable) without analysis— to be analyzed later only ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Social Research Methods (2016)

by Mark Elliot, Ian Fairweather, Wendy Olsen, Maria Pampaka

Alternatively with disproportionate stratified sampling one could oversample within some strata (then use weighting to alleviate *oversampling).

Google previewEncyclopedia of Substance Abuse Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery (2009)

by Gary L. Fisher, Nancy A. Roget

The NSDUH is designed to oversample youth and young adults, so that each state's sample is spread equally among three age groups; ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems (2014)

Random numbers simulated with a Latin hypercube procedure: the alternative sampling procedure is a Monte Carlo procedure, which tends to under- and oversample the USD and thus force one to simulate an obscenely large number of ...

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Oversample Meaning

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The value of this 10-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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