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peer review

n
1. (Education) the evaluation by fellow specialists of research that someone has done in order to assess its suitability for publication or further development
2. (Journalism & Publishing) the evaluation by fellow specialists of research that someone has done in order to assess its suitability for publication or further development
ˌpeer-reˈviewed adj
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Verb1.peer review - evaluate professionally a colleague's work
critique, review - appraise critically; "She reviews books for the New York Times"; "Please critique this performance"
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Emerson currently has three papers under review by peer reviewed journals.
Judging is based on an application by the PUD and review by peers, best practices and site visits by industry judges.
for Learning promotes: cooperative learning environments that encourage student collaboration and peer teaching; technology that allows students to easily present work for review by peers and instructors; furniture designed to facilitate small-group work; the ability for instructors to interactively coach students during activities; and new options for student interaction and class structure.