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A statistical research design of columns and rows in which each experimental unit is assigned a position in a column and row, and each can occur only once in each column and row. It is used mainly in agricultural research. It is useful in reducing confounding effects, for instance, of seasonal variation in intervention studies of respiratory disease.

Subjects: Science and Mathematics.


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