Definitions of bootstrap
  1. noun
    a strap that is looped and sewn to the top of a boot for pulling it on
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    type of:
    an elongated leather strip (or a strip of similar material) for binding things together or holding something in position
  2. verb
    help oneself, often through improvised means
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    type of:
    aid, assist, help
    give help or assistance; be of service
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