Variable Discretization in Machine Learning

A common step before training machine learning algorithms is the discretization of continuous variables. But, why do we discretize continuous variables and how do we sort continuous data into discrete values?

These are the questions that we will address throughout this article.

Feature engineering for machine learning

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