FORWARD ASSOCIATION

the term that is applied to the formation of an associative link between 2 items that will follow in a series or a sequence. Compare backward association.

FORWARD ASSOCIATION: "Forward association is seen in a series of items."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FORWARD ASSOCIATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/forward-association/ (accessed June 3, 2020).
SHARE