estimating


estimating
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. judging, supposing, reckoning; see guessing .

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  • Construction estimating software — is computer software designed for contractors to estimate construction costs for a specific project. An estimator will typically use estimating software to estimate their bid price for a project, which will ultimately become part of a resulting… …   Wikipedia

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  • Generalized estimating equations — (GEEs) are used in statistics to fit the parameters of a Generalized linear model where unknown correlation is present.They allow for correlation without explicitly defining a model for the origin of the dependancy, hence they are most suitable… …   Wikipedia

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  • analytical estimating — A work measurement technique enabling an estimate of the time required to carry out the elements of a job to be produced at a defined level of performance. This level is based on previous knowledge, e. g. standard performance and synthetic… …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • Entropy estimation — Estimating the differential entropy of a system or process, given some observations, is useful in various science/engineering applications, such as Independent Component Analysis [Dinh Tuan Pham (2004) Fast algorithms for mutual information based …   Wikipedia