equiprobable

adjective
equi·​prob·​a·​ble | \ ˌē-kwə-ˈprä-bə-bəl How to pronounce equiprobable (audio) , ˌe- \

Definition of equiprobable

: having the same degree of logical or mathematical probability equiprobable alternatives

Examples of equiprobable in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web One thing to note is that any action that the thief may perform randomly on a disc to reach a particular number is potentially reversible by performing a complementary, equiprobable action on the same disc. Quanta Magazine, "Solution: ‘Perfect Randomness’," 27 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of equiprobable

1921, in the meaning defined above

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“Equiprobable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/equiprobable. Accessed 23 Oct. 2020.

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