Monte Carlo

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Monte (mountain) + Carlo (Charles/Carl). Named after Charles III of Monaco.

Proper nounEdit

Monte Carlo

  1. A part of Monaco famous for its casinos.
  2. A commonly served drink consisting of beer and grenadine.
  3. (statistics) Shortening of Monte Carlo method.
  4. An informal dance competition, where contestants in one quarter of the floor are eliminated by a randomly chosen card representing the corner.

Derived termsEdit

  • Monte Carlo algorithm
  • Monte Carlo integration
  • Monte Carlo method
  • Monte Carlo option model

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Last modified on 5 April 2014, at 22:32