Acronyms that contain the term placebo effect

What does placebo effect mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: placebo effect.

We've found a total of 211 shorthands for placebo effect:

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AVE

abstinence violation effect

Medical » British Medicine

   
XFM

Adobe Audition Transform Effect file

Computing » File Extensions

   
ADE

adverse drug effect

Medical » British Medicine

   
AEF

allogenic effect factor

Medical » British Medicine

   
AME

antimicrobial effect

Medical » British Medicine

   
AE

Area Effect

Governmental » Military

   
AOE

Area Of Effect

Business » Occupation & Positions

   
APE

Area of Potential Effect

Governmental » Environmental

   
BPD

Balanced Placebo Design

Medical » Laboratory

   
BEER

Behavior Effect Expectation Results

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
BSRE

Beneficial Strain Rate Effect

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
BFLPE

Big Fish Little Pond Effect

Business » General

   
BESD

Binomial Effect Size Display

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
BIFET

Bipolar Field-Effect Transistor

Academic & Science » Electronics

   
BLE

Blinovitch Limitation Effect

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
BOKEH

Bring On Key Effect Halo

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
BFL

Buffered FET (Field Effect Transistor) logic

Academic & Science » Electronics

   
BSE

bystander effect

Medical » British Medicine

   
CORE

Care Offer Respect Effect

Miscellaneous » Unclassified

   
C&E

Cause and Effect

Academic & Science » Physics

   
C&E

Cause and Effect

Governmental » Military

   
C&E

Cause and Effect

Governmental » US Government

   
C&E

Cause and Effect

Business » General

   
C&E

Cause and Effect

Governmental » NASA

   
C&EA

Cause and Effect Analysis

Governmental » Military

   

What does placebo effect mean?

placebo effect(noun)
any effect that seems to be a consequence of administering a placebo; the change is usually beneficial and is assumed result from the person's faith in the treatment or preconceptions about what the experimental drug was supposed to do; pharmacologists were the first to talk about placebo effects but now the idea has been generalized to many situations having nothing to do with drugs

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