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Compound Poisson distribution

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  1. the probability distribution of the sum of a "Poisson-distributed number" of independent identically-distributed random variables

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  2. a term from probability theory

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  3. More precisely, suppose i.e., N is a random variable whose distribution is a Poisson distribution with expected value λ, and are identically distributed random variables that are mutually independent and also independent of N. Then the probabi

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  4. Via the law of total cumulance it can be shown that, if λ=1, the moments of X1 are the cumulants of Y. It can be shown that every infinitely divisible probability distribution is a limit of compound Poisson distributions

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  5. A compound Poisson process with rate \lambda>0 and jump size distribution G is a continuous-time stochastic process \ Y(t)

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