Quantization

Quantization is the process of constraining an input from a continuous or otherwise large set of values (such as the real numbers) to a discrete set (such as the integers). The terms quantization and discretization are often denotatively synonymous but not always connotatively interchangeable.

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PhysicsEdit

Computer System: Quantization as a compression techniqueEdit

Virtual memory compression

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