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Why is stats.stackexchange.com called Cross Validated, not Statistics Stack Exchange?

Ten years ago, it was a custom that every site got its own name (i.e. Stack Overflow, Super User, Server Fault), not just [topic] Stack Exchange. There was a community poll (sadly, the results are no ...
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Could we change the title of this sub-stack, as well as the image which seems to hype a five-fold cross-validation strategy?

I take the name to mean that we do not just check one source (many members can answer), much as cross validation, as opposed to just checking on one out-of-sample set, checks many out-of-sample sets. ...
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