## Sex-selective abortion

In contrast to decadal nationwide census data, small non-

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**random**assignment of 4 subjects to one group and 2 ... First is choosing a randomization procedure to generate an unpredictable sequence of

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**random**... Adequate

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## Psychology

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...

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