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- (biology) Failure to replicate
- nonreplication of genes
- (sciences) Failure to duplicate results
2006, Naomi Breslau, “Neurobiological Research on Sleep and Stress Hormones in Epidemiological Samples”, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, volume 1071:
- Nonreplication of clinical studies in properly conducted community samples should be taken seriously.