hold-out sample

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In statistics, a sample of observations withheld from estimation when multiple regression, discriminant function analysis, or any other type of analysis designed to yield a predictive model is being developed, so that the model's ability to predict future scores can be estimated by its ability to predict the data of the hold-out sample.

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