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a strap that is looped and sewn to the top of a boot for pulling it on

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help oneself, often through improvised means

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Avoiding risk is just one benefit Wilcox sees from bootstrapping.
In their discussion with Hardy, they share the bootstrapping lessons they've learned.
Using induced percentile left censoring for improved model fitting, bootstrapping methods were used for better estimating the upper percentiles (90th, 95th, and 99th) and confidence intervals for green wood strand thickness for the face layer of OSB panels.
The second section of the questionnaire asked owners to report how frequently they used 19 bootstrapping methods (1-5 Likert scale 1 = never use through 5 = often use).
Dialectical bootstrapping is a method by which an individual mind averages its' own conflicting opinions, thus simulating the 'wisdom of the crowd.
Bootstrapping originated with statisticians and is not new, nor is it unique to insurance.
The block bootstrapping technique allows hedonic modelers to effectively address spatial autocorrelation for large data sets.
In a few rare cases, companies are going public immediately after the bootstrapping phase--a strategy that is fraught with risk, yet can pay off handsomely.
Bootstrapping analyses showed poor resolution (<380/1,000 iterations) below the genus level for the short rrs region examined.
A phylogeny was constructed using PAUP with bootstrapping to show support for clades.
Existing scholarly research on bootstrapping is limited, despite the widespread use of bootstrapping strategies in actual practice among start-up entrepreneurs.
1994, A Practical Guide to Measuring Reserve Variability Using: Bootstrapping, Operational Time and a Distribution Free Approach, Presented at the 1994 General Insurance Convention, Institute of Actuaries and Faculty of Actuaries.
The term bootstrapping refers to the use of an amplifier to increase the apparent impedance using near unity gain positive feedback [3,4].