# conservation of probability

## conservation of probability

[‚kän·sər′vā·shən əv ‚präb·ə′bil·əd·ē] (quantum mechanics)

The requirement that the sum of the probabilities of finding a system in each of its possible states is constant.

McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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