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Lassa,

town in Yedseram River valley in Nigeria.
Lassa virus - viral hemorrhagic illness, often fatal, caused by an arenavirus.
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"I had to call the boss and warn him we were going to be late for the next job as I had just lassoed a horse and had to wait for the police to arrive," Grant said.
Lasso is a provider of cloud-based CRM software designed exclusively for new home marketing and sales.
"Lasso is a new standalone app for short-form, entertaining videos.
Lasso is being built by the same team behind Facebook's Video and Watch services.
They performs feature selection in the process of model building and cover a lot of well-known approaches, including the Ridge regression, Least Absolute Shrinkage and Lasso techniques [41] which are the most popular and efficient tools in SNP selection problems.
Variable selection and calibration of these alternative models is accomplished using the AIC and Tibshirani's (1996) Lasso algorithm.
Wonder Woman: Lasso of Truth is the next in a number of DC superhero-inspired rides that include Superman, Batman, the Joker and Catwoman.
At the end of the first electoral round, Moreno was just shy of the 40% that would allow him to win outright--he had 39.36% and Lasso, 28.09%.
Official results from the small Andean nation's election on April 2 showed former banker Mr Lasso lost by less than three percentage points to Rafael Correa's handpicked successor, Lenin Moreno.
A Moreno win would come as a relief for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange after conservative candidate Guillermo Lasso vowed to remove Assange from the Ecuadorean embassy in London if he won the runoff.
The increased DoFs provided by the coprime structure can be utilized to improve DOA estimation performance, and there are two major categories of representative DOA estimation techniques that have been proposed recently to utilize these increased DoFs for coprime arrays: one is compressive sensing (CS) technique, such as orthogonal matching pursuit (OMP) [7] and the least absolute shrinkage and selection operator (LASSO) [8].
Our method is based on L^penalized regression (LASSO) [10] and takes the data structure into account by assigning different penalty factors to the modalities.