Measuring Distance Between Data Points in Multidimensional Feature Space

5 types of distance functions (measures) used in machine learning algorithms

Rukshan Pramoditha
6 min readApr 6, 2024

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Distance plays an important role when discussing the similarity between data points. The lesser the distance between two data points, the more similar they are!

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Rukshan Pramoditha

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