single-blind

adjective
sin·​gle-blind | \ ˈsiŋ-gəl-ˌblīnd How to pronounce single-blind (audio) \

Definition of single-blind

: of, relating to, or being an experimental procedure in which the experimenters but not the subjects know the makeup of the test and control groups during the actual course of the experiments — compare double-blind, open-label

First Known Use of single-blind

1963, in the meaning defined above

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“Single-blind.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/single-blind. Accessed 29 May. 2022.

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single-blind

adjective
sin·​gle-blind | \ ˌsiŋ-gəl-ˈblīnd How to pronounce single-blind (audio) \

Medical Definition of single-blind

: of, relating to, or being an experimental procedure in which the experimenters but not the subjects know the makeup of the test and control groups during the actual course of the experiments — compare double-blind, open-label

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