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double-blind

adjective

  • double-blind experiment
    experimento (masculine) de doble ciego
    Example sentences
    • Teaching pupils the rudiments of double-blind tests, clinical trial methods and general principles of factoring studies for other influences would clear these scientific confusions.
    • Both have been tested in double-blind trials and found to help relieve symptoms of frequent urination in mild prostate enlargement.
    • I strongly advise you to conduct proper double-blind tests of any ability you believe you can demonstrate, before attempting to undergo a testing for this prize.

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