verb[with object] (usually as adjective randomized) technical
Make unpredictable, unsystematic, or random in order or arrangement; employ random selection or sampling in (an experiment or procedure).
- The order of the questions was randomized but was the same for all participants.
- The order of the response options was randomized across stories and subjects.
- The order in which the trials were presented was randomized separately for each participant.
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- Due to memory constraints, we were unable to conduct all randomizations on the total data set.
- We measured outcomes at two months and four months after randomisation by mailed questionnaires.
- As the titles suggest, the two workshops focus on approximation algorithms and randomization.
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