double-blind study meaning

  "double-blind study" in a sentence
Noun: double-blind study
  1. An experimental procedure in which neither the subjects of the experiment nor the persons administering the experiment know the critical aspects of the experiment
    - double-blind procedure, double-blind experiment

Derived forms: double-blind studies

Type of: experimental procedure

Encyclopedia: Double-blind study


[Medicine]
A method of studying a drug or procedure in which both the subjects and investigators are kept unaware of who is actually getting which specific treatment.

Related Words

  1. double-blind experiment meaning
  2. double-blind method meaning
  3. double-blind methods meaning
  4. double-blind procedure meaning
  5. double-blind studies meaning
  6. double-block brake meaning
  7. double-bogey meaning
  8. double-book meaning
  9. double-bottom meaning
  10. double-bottom lorry meaning
PC Version