Definition of panel study in English:

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panel study

noun

An investigation of attitude changes using a constant set of people and comparing each individual’s opinions at different times.
Example sentences
  • The gold standard in life-course research is the longitudinal panel study in which a representative group of persons is repeatedly interviewed at regular intervals.
  • In this paper we present the findings of a longitudinal panel study designed to assess the impact of the hospital amalgamation on health-care workers.
  • A group of 59 asthmatic residents, from 46 households in East Moline, Illinois, and nearby communities, were recruited for participation in a panel study conducted from April through October 1994.

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Syllabification: pan·el stud·y

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