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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A piece of leather that is looped and sewn to the top of a high shoe for pulling it on v. - Help oneself, often through improvised means.

Usage examples (33)
  • The good news is that many could be "bootstrap" - financing technologies.
  • A bootstrap is a process which, in order to create an X, you need one or more X's.
  • Someone actually wrote 'bootstrap' and 'Marxist' just above.
  • The CD-ROM version includes two 3.5 inch and two 5.25 inch "bootstrap" diskettes. for more
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