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43 Post author: Sniffnoy 28 November 2012 12:05AM

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Comment author: Kindly 28 November 2012 11:55:20PM *  0 points [-]

By "this sort of confusion" I meant the ambiguity between the correlation of two bit strings and the correlations between the individual bits. By "standard" I mean that I didn't make this up; I've seen other people do this.

Anyway, perhaps it's better to focus on the more general (and less notation-abusing) example I gave.