clinical data meaning, clinical data definition | English Cobuild dictionary



1       adj   Clinical means involving or relating to the direct medical treatment or testing of patients.     (MEDICAL)   ADJ n  
The first clinical trials were expected to begin next year., ...a clinical psychologist.     
  clinically      adv   usu ADV adj/-ed  
It has been clinically proved that it is better to stretch the tight muscles first.     
2       adj   You use clinical to describe thought or behaviour which is very logical and does not involve any emotion.,   (disapproval)    (=impersonal)  
All this questioning is so analytical and clinical<endash>it kills romance.     

clinical trial        ( clinical trials    plural  ) When a new type of drug or medical treatment undergoes clinical trials, it is tested directly on patients to see if it is effective.      n-count  
Two rival laser surgery systems are undergoing clinical trials in the US.     
Translation English - Cobuild Collins Dictionary  
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very large collection of digital data, whose analysis allows to predict patterns and behaviours through inductive reasoning
[Tech.] big data can be applied to behavioural retargeting in marketing, but also to predict epidemies through Google searches or analysing DNA
virtual storing of data
[Tech.] used for example to store users' navigation data for data mining
fraudulent changing of data before or during entry into the computer system.
[Tech.];[Leg.] examples include: forging or counterfeiting documents used for data entry and exchanging valid disks and tapes with modified replacements.
Electric spectrum of data creating, storing, retrieving and synchronizing
[Tech.];[Leg.] date relating to electric digits
fill in information e.g. populate a table with data
set of data relative to the online activity of one particular user
Digital footprint is a track left by user in form of data in process of transmission of information online


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