AUTOSUGGESTIBILITY

refers to a susceptibility to being influenced by one

AVERSION

n. refers to a physiological or emotional response to a stimulus that indicates that the an object, organism, or situation, should be avoided. It...

AVOIDANCE-AVOIDANCE CONFLICT

refers to a specific conflict situation where there are two equally objectionable alternatives. For example, this type of conflict occurs when an individual must...

AXO-AXONAL SYNAPSE

refers to a synapse between two nerve cells in which the nerve impulse travels from axon to axon, rather than between an axon and...

ABECEDARIAN PROJECT

a 1970's project managed by the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill that monitored the social and academic processes of children from less than...

ABNEY'S EFFECT

a lighting effect demonstrated by the addition to and removal of light from an area displayed by the appearance of light starting in the...

ABSENCE SEIZURE

brief seizes that are not usually recalled by the victim- usually lasting five to fifteen seconds- renders the victim limp and absent-minded- affecting people...

ABSORPTION CURVE

a graph which charts data regarding the degree of intensity to which varying light waves are absorbed or cast onward by an light-reflecting object.

ABULIA (ABOULIA)

lacking ambition to pursue goals or aim for set intentions. Commonly seen in persons with neurological damage or disorders.

ACADEMIC PROBLEM

1. learning inhibitors commonly seen in younger children that do not hold the capacity to complete work on an academic level equal with their...

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