control condition


control condition
noun
a standard against which other conditions can be compared in a scientific experiment (Freq. 1)
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the control condition was inappropriate for the conclusions he wished to draw

Syn: ↑control
Derivationally related forms: ↑control (for: ↑control)
Hypernyms: ↑criterion, ↑standard
Part Holonyms: ↑experiment, ↑experimentation

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