Definition of randomize in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈrandəmʌɪz/
(also randomise)


[with object] (usually as adjective randomized) technical
Make random in order or arrangement; employ random selection or sampling in (an experiment or procedure): a randomized, controlled study of 62,000 women
More example sentences
  • 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.



Pronunciation: /ˌrandəmʌɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/
Example sentences
  • 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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