intertrial

adjective

in·​ter·​tri·​al ˈin-tər-ˌtrī(-ə)l How to pronounce intertrial (audio)
variants or less commonly inter-trial
: occurring or existing between two or more scientific trials (such as drug trials)
effects observed during the intertrial interval

Word History

First Known Use

1945, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of intertrial was in 1945

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“Intertrial.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/intertrial. Accessed 4 Dec. 2022.

Medical Definition

intertrial

adjective

in·​ter·​trial ˌint-ər-ˌtrī(-ə)l How to pronounce intertrial (audio)
: of, relating to, or being an interval between trials of an experiment
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