BATTLEFIELD RECOVERY TASKS

n. high-stress tasks wherein the mission is to recover bodies, to identify their names, and to bury the dead. Those tasked to do the...

BRODMANN'S CYTOARCHITECTONIC AREA

n. the pattern used as a basis for mapping out the cerebral cortex as Brodmann's area. It is architecturally based on cellular structure...

BEHAVIORISM

n. a scientific approach to psychology in which the study is based on observable, quantifiable facts and not on subjective thoughts and emotions. In...

BASAL MENTAL AGE

The mental age at which items on standardized tests are designed for. This is becoming a lesser used concept due to the declining popularity...

BELIEF SYSTEM

n. a set of beliefs which guide and govern a person's attitude. Usually, it is directed towards a system such as a religion, philosophy,...

BASIS

acronym which stands for Basic Achievement Skills Individual Screener.

BATESIAN MIMICRY

n. in evolutionary biology, refers to the act of resembling a more toxic species in order for harmless ones to survive. Usually, it involves...

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