- evaluation of a person's work or performance by a group of people in the same occupation, profession, or industry.
Origin of peer review
First recorded in 1970–75
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Examples from the Web for peer review
Now Gore stands alone in his dismissal of reform, openness, transparency and peer-review to ensure good science.If You Think D.C. Is Awful Now, Wait Until Wednesday
November 4, 2014
- the evaluation by fellow specialists of research that someone has done in order to assess its suitability for publication or further development