pivotal method

pivotal method

[¦piv·əd·əl ‚meth·əd]
(statistics)
A technique for passing from one set of double inequalities to another in order to find a confidence interval for a parameter.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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TEHRAN (FNA)- Head of the Special Operations Department of National Iranian Drilling Company (NIDC) Mehran Alipour said on Tuesday that 17,970 meters drilling of oil and gas wells will be in horizontal and pivotal methods in first four months of this year.