stratified random sample

noun Statistics.

a random sample of a population in which the population is first divided into distinct subpopulations, or strata, and random samples are then taken separately from each stratum.

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  10. stratig. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019