English - English Dictionary

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blind alley(figurative) a course of action that is unproductive and offers no hope of improvement; "all the clues led the police into blind alleys"; "so far every road that we''ve been down has turned out to be a blind alley"
double-blind procedurean experimental procedure in which neither the subjects of the experiment nor the persons administering the experiment know the critical aspects of the experiment; a double-blind procedure is used to guard against both experimenter bias and placebo effect
double-blind experimentan experimental procedure in which neither the subjects of the experiment nor the persons administering the experiment know the critical aspects of the experiment; a double-blind procedure is used to guard against both experimenter bias and placebo effect
double-blind studyan experimental procedure in which neither the subjects of the experiment nor the persons administering the experiment know the critical aspects of the experiment; a double-blind procedure is used to guard against both experimenter bias and placebo effect
blind flyingusing only instruments for flying an aircraft because you cannot see through clouds or mists etc.
blind landingusing only instruments for flying an aircraft because you cannot see through clouds or mists etc.
blindman's bluffa children''s game in which a blindfolded player tries to catch and identify other players
blindman's buffa children''s game in which a blindfolded player tries to catch and identify other players
blind stitchingstitching that is not easily seen or noticed
double blinda test procedure in which the identity of those receiving the intervention is concealed from both the administrators and the subjects until after the test is completed; designed to reduce or eliminate bias in the results
blind eelaquatic eel-shaped salamander having two pairs of very small feet; of still muddy waters in the southern United States
blindwormany of the small slender limbless burrowing wormlike amphibians of the order Gymnophiona; inhabit moist soil in tropical regions
blindwormsmall burrowing legless European lizard with tiny eyes; popularly believed to be blind
blind snakewormlike burrowing snake of warm regions having vestigial eyes
western blind snakeburrows among roots of shrubs and beneath rocks in desert and rocky hillside areas and beach sand of western United States
sunblinda canopy made of canvas to shelter people or things from rain or sun
blindsomething that keeps things out or hinders sight; "they had just moved in and had not put up blinds yet"
blinda hiding place sometimes used by hunters (especially duck hunters); "he waited impatiently in the blind"
blind alleya street with only one way in or out
blind cornera street corner that you cannot see around as you are driving
blind curvea curve or bend in the road that you cannot see around as you are driving
blind benda curve or bend in the road that you cannot see around as you are driving
blindfolda cloth used to cover the eyes
roller blinda window shade that rolls up out of the way
Venetian blinda window blind made of horizontal strips that overlap when closed