compound event

compound event

[′käm‚pau̇nd i′vent]
(statistics)
An event whose probability of occurrence depends upon the probability of occurrence of two or more independent events.
An event that consists of two or more events that are not mutually exclusive.
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A compound event is a combination, or in our case succession, of events in which the single drivers are not necessarily extreme themselves but lead to an extreme impact (Field et al.
Rajat Chouhan ( in pic) won the men's individual compound event after a shoot- off with Yong Hee Choi of Korea.
The compound event is being played for the first time.
In the men's compound event, Rugby's Chris White finished second with 1,397, with Colin Geenes (Meriden) seventh with 1,369.
Last year he was the winner of the men's senior compound event at the GB Nationals and was the only person to successfully defend his title, as well as the Back2Back competition.
The platform integrates, via the cloud, all of the technologies required to leverage big data, including compound event processing(2), parallel distributed processing, data compression and anonymization, and data mashups(3).
There was also gold in the men's team compound event, where John Stubbs, Richard Hennahane and Eric Thomas saw off the challenge of Korea in a tense final, which saw the British archers win by three points.
There was also gold in the men's team compound event where John Stubbs, Richard Hennahane and Eric Thomas saw off the challenge of Korea in a tense final which saw the British archers win by three points.
Britain's Nicky Hunt is favourite in the compound event and will also team up with Chris White in tomorrow's mixed team competition.
Moreover, the incident and the subsequent commentary about the incident (including my own) are inseparably bound, making up a compound event of action, narrative, and primary and secondary interpretation.
To causally explain a compound event A&B (like Aristotle's example: the brigands arrive at the well & the man arrives at the well) would be either for one of the component events to be necessary and sufficient for the other, or for a third event to be necessary and sufficient for A and for B (a common cause).
Brown and Stubbs combined in the mixed compound event to come from behind in their semi-final against Turkey and will provide the British team with a third medal, either gold or silver, when they face Russia in the final.