infomax etymology

English word infomax comes from English info ((informal) information.), English max

Detailed word origin of infomax

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
info English (eng) (informal) information.
max English (eng) Maximum; maximal. (archaic) A kind of gin.. (informal) A maximum.. (informal) An extreme, a great extent. (usually, with out) to reach the limit, to reach the maximum.
infomax English (eng) (maths) A particular optimization method, prescribing that a function that maps a set of inputs to a set of outputs should maximize the average mutual information between the two sets, subject to constraints.

Words with the same origin as infomax

Descendants of info