refers to a type of experimental design whereby the number of observations or measurements obtained in each experimental condition is equal in some way. In the simplest case, each group has the same number of participants.

BALANCED DESIGN: "The researcher used a balanced design to ensure that he or she had the same amount of data for each group."
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