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statistical significance

a conclusion drawn from the data collected in a researchstudy that the results are a result of the effect of the independent variable upon the dependent variable, and arenot due to chance.

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September 20th 2021

cross tolerance

this phenomenon arises in some drug categories, such as theopiates (heroin, morphine etc) and tryptamines (LSD,mescaline and psilocybin) when the prolonged use of one drugin the group results in the development of tolerance to theothers opioids.