placebo effect

noun

Definition of placebo effect

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

1902

First Known Use of placebo effect

1902


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placebo effect

noun

Medical Definition of placebo effect

  1. :  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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