What does occam's razor mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Occam's Razor, Ockham's Razor, principle of parsimony, law of parsimony(noun)

    the principle that entities should not be multiplied needlessly; the simplest of two competing theories is to be preferred

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  1. Occam's razor

    Occam's razor is a principle of parsimony, economy, or succinctness used in logic and problem-solving. It states that among competing hypotheses, the hypothesis with the fewest assumptions should be selected.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of occam's razor in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of occam's razor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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