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synonyms for heuristic

  • examining
  • interested
  • interrogative
  • probing
  • prying
  • questioning
  • searching
  • Socratic
  • analytical
  • catechistic
  • doubtful
  • fact-finding
  • inquisitive
  • investigative
  • investigatory
  • nosy
  • outward-looking
  • quizzical
  • speculative
  • studious

antonyms for heuristic

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  • disinterested
  • incurious
  • unskeptical
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How to use heuristic in a sentence

Racial identity is often a key heuristic that helps people interpret facts, says Britt Paris, an assistant professor of library and information science at Rutgers University.
MOB THINKING HAS GROWN AS NEWS MOVES ONLINEALISON SNYDERJANUARY 12, 2021AXIOS
These links were themselves selected from posts most upvoted on the social media website Reddit, as “a heuristic indicator for whether other users found the link interesting, educational, or just funny.”
HOW OUR DATA ENCODES SYSTEMATIC RACISMAMY NORDRUMDECEMBER 10, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Simple heuristics are used to filter questions from the query stream.
COULD GOOGLE PASSAGE INDEXING BE LEVERAGING BERT?DAWN ANDERSONOCTOBER 29, 2020SEARCH ENGINE LAND
It’s a facet of the “availability heuristic,” a cognitive bias that means people are more likely to imagine the future through the lens of recent events.
HUMANITY IS STUCK IN SHORT-TERM THINKING. HERE’S HOW WE ESCAPE.KATIE MCLEANOCTOBER 21, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
You can make some use rule-based AI, which guides the character using simple heuristics—if this happens, then do that.
A VR FILM/GAME WITH AI CHARACTERS CAN BE DIFFERENT EVERY TIME YOU WATCH OR PLAYWILL HEAVENOCTOBER 2, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
In all other cases, as we have already pointed out, assumption and probability have only a heuristic value for us lawyers.
CRIMINAL PSYCHOLOGYHANS GROSS
The instruments of Heuristic are being continually perfected, before our eyes, in two ways.
INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF HISTORYCHARLES V. LANGLOIS
But the imperfection of the modern instruments of Heuristic is quite unnecessary.
INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF HISTORYCHARLES V. LANGLOIS
It complemented the heuristic, innate propensity for seeking new choices.
THE CIVILIZATION OF ILLITERACYMIHAI NADIN
The teaching, which follows the so-called “Heuristic” method, and the equipment of schools of every description, are admirable.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 13, SLICE 5VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO HEURISTIC

  • Socratic
  • analytical
  • catechistic
  • doubtful
  • examining
  • fact-finding
  • heuristic
  • inquisitive
  • interested
  • interrogative
  • investigative
  • investigatory
  • nosy
  • outward-looking
  • probing
  • prying
  • questioning
  • quizzical
  • searching
  • speculative
  • studious
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.