block sampling

noun

the selection of a corpus for statistical literary analysis by random selection of a starting point and consideration of the continuous passage following itCompare spread sampling

Nearby words

  1. block party,
  2. block plane,
  3. block print,
  4. block printing,
  5. block release,
  6. block signal,
  7. block system,
  8. block tin,
  9. block trade,
  10. block vote

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