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Which machine learning algorithm is known as the lazy learner?

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which algorithm is a Lazy learner algorithm and why is it called so?

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KNN is a Machine Learning algorithm known as a lazy learner. K-NN is a lazy learner because it doesn’t learn any machine learnt values or variables from the training data but dynamically calculates distance every time it wants to classify, hence memorises the training dataset instead. 

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