wiki:Occam_razor

Occam's razor (also written as Ockham's razor and in Latin lex parsimoniae, which means 'law of parsimony') is a problem-solving principle devised by William of Ockham (c. 1287–1347).

The principle states that among competing hypotheses that predict equally well, the one with the fewest assumptions should be selected.

See detail - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Occam%27s_razor

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