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pivoting

[′piv·əd·iŋ]
(mathematics)
In the solution of a system of linear equations by elimination, a method of choosing a suitable equation to eliminate at each step so that certain difficulties are avoided.
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Pivoting to achieve commercial success is vital for most businesses; pivoting to have a positive social impact has to be one of the most admirable achievements for entrepreneurs.
These methods restrict the pivoting search, to stay as long as possible within predefined data structures for efficient Level-3 BLAS factorization and parallelization.
In general, some kind of pivoting techniques must be applied to solve these systems accurately and the challenge is to achieve both numerical stability and sparsity of the factors.
I used Pivot Pro from Portrait Displays (www.portrait.com), the identical software that comes bundled with the expensive pivoting monitors.
Aggressive defenders can eliminate the ball-handler's pivoting options by immediately establishing a tight, crowding position that will force the ball-handler to go backwards or toward the outside of the court.
Floating off the surface of one frosted glass wall of each alcove, apparently barely attached, is a pivoting plane of mirror glass, counter-balanced and spring tensioned, and invisibly fixed to a square column on the other side of the glass.
Pivoting, widely used in the data warehousing world, is the ability to switch views of a multi-dimensional data cube.
And of all shavers, over 72% prefer pivoting head razors that adjust to the contours of the face, according to Gillette research.
Move the resident's legs over the edge of the bed while pivoting the resident's body so that he or she ends up sitting on the edge of the bed.
conditioning, diagonal dominance, pivoting strategies, accuracy, singular value decomposition.
Two rail-mounted pivoting mold carriages and a stationary continuous-extrusion head are said to more than double the output rate of auto gas tanks compared with current production methods.
Meanwhile, the drill's starting action is repeated in the opposite corner, with #4 flashing to the high post, receiving the pass from #3 and pivoting around and hitting #5, who has moved down into the corner from midcourt.