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Least squares method (Ubfm)

Definition
Fitting a line to a set of points such that the sum of the squares of the distances of the points from the line is minimized. (Source: Team)
Broader Term
Approximation (Mathematics) (Ubf)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Asymptotic expansion (Ubfb)
Curve fitting (Ubfc)
Finite differences (Ubff)
Interpolation (Ubfj)
Iterative methods (Ubfk)
Numerical integration (Ubfp)
Splines (Ubfs)