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placebo effect

noun

Definition of PLACEBO EFFECT

:  improvement in the condition of a patient that occurs in response to treatment but cannot be considered due to the specific treatment used
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First Known Use of PLACEBO EFFECT

1950

Rhymes with PLACEBO EFFECT

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placebo effect

noun

Medical Definition of PLACEBO EFFECT

:  improvement in the condition of a patient that occurs in response to treatment but cannot be considered due to the specific treatment used

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