Definition of "randomized" []

  • To set up (a selection process, sample, etc) in a deliberately random way in order to enhance the statistical validity of any results obtained (verb)
  • Simple past tense and past participle of randomize. (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

  • Obtained by randomization (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "randomized" in a sentence
  • "While these effects seemed small and discouraging to me, they are much larger and stronger than the effects found in randomized trials done in rich countries;"
  • "The study is called randomized because there is no rhyme or reason to whether a woman ends up getting the treatment or the placebo."
  • "These are a kind of short-term randomized trial done with volunteers living in special hospital or clinic wards eating specially prepared meals."