ATTRITION

n. dropout or loss of participants during an experiment or during a clinical trial, which may cause imbalance in groups. Also known as experimental attrition- mortality.

ATTRITION: "The attrition in the study was such that the researcher did not have enough participants to run the trials."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ATTRITION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/attrition/ (accessed October 19, 2020).
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