I am running a search on ProQuest and there is a search suggestion using [strict] - what does this mean?


1. If you search for the phrase coronavirus vaccine peer reviewed from the basic search screen

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2. ProQuest will interpret the query for you and display peer reviewed articles for coronavirus vaccine

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3. If you don't want ProQuest to interpret your search this way then you can use [STRICT] (or click the link) and you will see a different set of results which includes the words peer reviewed

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Note: if you are using Advanced Search then ProQuest won't interpret your query in this way