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quasi-experimental control group

in a quasi-experimental design, any group of participants who are assigned to a condition in which the treatment is not introduced. These individuals will receive the standard of care, receive a placebo, or participate in an activity that involves them in the study but does not include the treatment in any way.

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June 17th 2024

CF

CF

1. abbreviation for characteristic frequency. See tuning curve.

2. abbreviation for cumulative frequency.