Definition of randomize in English:


(also randomise)


[WITH OBJECT]technical
  • Make random in order or arrangement; employ random selection or sampling in (an experiment or procedure)

    ‘a randomized, controlled study of 62,000 women’
    • ‘Both sets had identical problems but presentation order was randomized for each set for each participant.’
    • ‘The order of the response options was randomized across stories and subjects.’
    • ‘Exercise order was randomized so an equal number of subjects performed either exercise first.’
    • ‘The order in which the trials were presented was randomized separately for each participant.’
    • ‘The order of the questions was randomized but was the same for all participants.’