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56 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 07 August 2007 05:57PM

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Comment author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 08 August 2007 05:48:54PM 1 point [-]

Robin, if you give a probabilistic distribution which describes apples in general, that distribution will have higher entropy than a deterministic description of one apple - it may legitimately be said to contain less information.