Markovian

adjective Mar·kov·ian \ mär-ˈkō-vē-ən , -ˈkȯ- \
variants: or Markov play \ˈmär-ˌkȯf, -ˌkȯv\ or less commonly Markoff play \ˈmär-ˌkȯf\

Definition of Markovian

:of, relating to, or resembling a Markov process or Markov chain especially by having probabilities defined in terms of transition from the possible existing states to other states

First Known Use of markovian

1944


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