## Likelihood Functions

Synonyms

## Estimate, Maximum Likelihood

## Estimates, Maximum Likelihood

## Function, Likelihood

## Functions, Likelihood

## Likelihood Function

## Maximum Likelihood Estimate

## Maximum Likelihood Estimates

Functions constructed from a statistical model and a set of observed data which give the probability of that data for various values of the unknown model parameters. Those parameter values that maximize the probability are the maximum likelihood estimates of the parameters.