FORWARD DISPLACEMENT By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 Parapsychology experiments. Zener cards are used for a trial and the person's answer matches the next card they are thinking on. If it is a consistent outcome it could mean they have a precognition. FORWARD DISPLACEMENT: "Forward displacement could be an example of precognition." Related Psychology Terms BACKWARD DISPLACEMENT TRIAL BASIC TECHNIQUE (BT) SCREENED TOUCH MATCHING GENERAL EXTRASENSORY PERCEPTION (GESP) PRECOGNITION POSITION EFFECT POSTCOGNITION BASIC TECHNIQUE (BT) DIFFERENTIAL EFFECT Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FORWARD DISPLACEMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/forward-displacement/ (accessed March 1, 2021).