overall similarity

overall similarity

(in numerical taxonomy) a value of similarity calculated by considering several characters collectively.
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this paper intends to use this method as a supplementary method for overall similarity measurement algorithm considering patient's medical image similarity measurement as secondary measures.
For the calculation of the overall similarity The similarity measure can be obtained from a distance measurement, if d(x,y) [member of] [0,max] then[16] :
After an analysis of data acquired from observers' eye movement in the regions of interest (ROI), the author makes a weight analysis on the feature elements in product modeling, then carries out a significant research on each element, finally calculates the overall similarity of different products so as to provide guidance for product design and analysis.
In this study, a normalized formulation unites these two approaches by establishing a relationship between the normalized cumulative variance metric (v), an overall similarity metric, and the normalized magnitude similarity metric (m) and shape similarity metric (s): v=1 - m x s.
93) but lower overall similarity between these areas and the Baltic Basin (0.
Consequently, Skin Concept argued the fact that CODE is found in both parties' marks has less importance when considering the overall similarity of the parties' marks.
Such a strategy can further quantify the overall similarity between two products and may provide a basis for a more selective and targeted approach to subsequent animal and/or clinical studies.
67) In applying the ordinary-observer test, a court usually undertakes an assessment of the overall similarity between the two works, rather than a component-by-component comparison.
The crucial idea behind this principle is that the quality of a given analogical argument does not depend on the overall similarity between the two domains in question.
The presenter has made it all the more difficult for us by choosing cards which have great overall similarity.