A PRIORI TEST

the testing of an experiment's hypotheses prior to the actual performance of said experiment.

A PRIORI TEST: "Before they invested their money in the Science department, the board members requested that the head of the department run a priori tests to provide reassurance of the expected outcomes."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "A PRIORI TEST," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/a-priori-test/ (accessed November 20, 2017).
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