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confirmation or corroboration; the declaration of validity.
consensual validation the confirmation of reality by comparison of one's own perceptions and concerns with those of others, including the recognition and modification of distortions.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
The act or process of making valid.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
validation(1) The process of establishing the suitability of a mechanism or system to performing a particular task.
(2) The use of documented evidence to assure that specific systems or processes will consistently produce a product meeting predetermined specifications and quality attributes.
Validation requires planning measurement parameters and evaluation of fitness for purpose, followed by executing the plan and documenting the results.
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Act or process of making valid.
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