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In this video you will see the second part of Lecture 5 - Entropy and Data Compression (IV): Shannon's Source Coding Theorem, Symbol Codes. It is one of the series of sixteen lectures covering the core of the book "Information Theory, Inference, and Learning Algorithms. A subset of these lectures used to constitute a Part III Physics course at the University of Cambridge.

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