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Ranked Set Sampling

Ecological Statistics

  1. G.P. Patil

Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057339.var015

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Patil, G. 2006. Ranked Set Sampling. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 3.

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  1. Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA

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