validity check

validity check

[və′lid·əd·ē ‚chek]
(computer science)
Computer check of input data, based on known limits for variables in given fields.
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All participants in the final sample passed a validity check related to knowledge of the proposed curriculum.
After coding was completed, a validity check was performed of each coded element by a second coder.
Provision of flag to avoid validity check while adding header values to HeaderCollection-Java
I explained the circumstances surrounding what Janet Napoles and I talked about and I assured them (Napoles' former employees) that the information gathered from her will go through the vetting process and they will be the first to be questioned as part of the validity check," De Lima told reporters.
This information was used to conduct a validity check of the number of women who obtained postabortion care.
As disclosed, the master data matrix is never released 'into the wild'; but is systematically degraded for the intended application - and this structural degradation is also communicated to the reader algorithm as an additional validity check.
The last two scales are the Validity Check (VAL) scale, which has 11 items, and Secondary Classification Scale (SCS), which has 31 items.
Subject to validity check from superior in regiment.
The tool additionally ensures confidentiality by consolidating responses and providing a validity check on the candidate's employment history.
We used [chi square] tests of independence to determine whether computer use was associated with the type of physician selected in the validity check and tradeoff pairs.
If no validity check or estimate was employed, the evaluation received a 0.