controlled vocabulary(redirected from Terminological control)
a list of words and terms, sometimes accompanied by definitions or translations.
controlled vocabulary an artificial language for the representation of attributes of entities, e.g., subjects of documents.
standardized vocabulary language (def. 3).
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controlled vocabularyA finite set of values used in a clinical trial that represent the only allowed values for a data item. These values may be codes, text, or numeric.
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