NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,812 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- peer review process
- listen (peer ree-VYOO PRAH-ses)
- The process by which original articles and grants written by researchers are evaluated for technical and scientific quality and correctness by other experts in the same field.