Example sentences for: overestimating

How can you use “overestimating” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • He then blames military leaders for overestimating the effectiveness of bombing.

  • Likewise, Republicans can accuse Gore of overestimating the cost of their tax cut and underestimating the projected budget surplus.

  • The Spanish fell for the ploy and fled, grossly overestimating the strength of the English garrison, which couldn’t have mustered a third shot at that time.

  • There are a number of examples of the use of GT to account statistically for rater error [ 32 38 39 40 ] . Using GT can also overcome some problems inherent in inter-rater reliability, such as overestimating reliability [ 41 ] . Due to the large number of preceptors involved in our OSCE, we made the statistically reasonable assumption that any error due to rater differences is randomly distributed.

  • With standard implementations of the k-means algorithm, underestimating k will result in large clusters of many genes that display divergent gene-expression patterns, while overestimating k will over-fit the data and split groups of similarly expressed genes into multiple, small clusters.

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