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in·fer·ence

(in'fĕr-ens),
The logical process of passing from observations and axioms to generalizations; in statistics, the development of generalizations from sample data, usually with calculated degrees of uncertainty.

inference

(in′f(ĕ-)rĕns)
A conclusion drawn by a logical analysis of the available evidence.

inference

a conclusion about a population derived from a sample of the population.
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In this work, inferring educational background by J-measure takes not only the most popular educational background among a user's friends but also living place and gender into consideration.
We also found that gender has little influence on inferring educational background in this example.
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