CONSTRUCT VALIDITY

the magnitude to which an analysis or tool is able to gauge an abstract characteristic, capacity, or construct.

CASTRATION ANXIETY

n. the fear of suffering an injury or loss of the genitals. In the pregenital stage of the Freudian psychoanalytic theory, feelings of deprivation...

CONCEPTUAL DISORDER

a disruption in the cognitive procedure or in the capacity to compose theoretical thoughts from standardized ones.

CONSULTANT

noun. 1. A cognitive healthcare or medicinal expert who is often sought to render their guidance or suggestions regarding identification, remediation or therapy...

COPE MODEL

a design for coping with unfavorable assertions from other people.

CONTRAST-SENSITIVITY FUNCTION (CSF)

a visual rendering of contrast sensitivity as an execution of spatial frequency.

CENTER

n. in neurophysiology, refers to a structure or region of the body responsible for the control of a particular function. Also, describes a state...

COMPUTERIZED ADAPTIVE SCREENING TEST (CAST)

an exam generated by studies from the armed forces and putt o work in the mid 1980's to generate a swift approximation of the...

CYCLOBENZAPRINE

noun. A drug employed for the remediation of minor skeletal muscle spasms. Correlated to tricyclic antidepressant constructs, it shares many aspects with them, such...

CORTICOFUGAL

depicting nerve fibers or paths that leave the cerebellar or cerebral cortex. These fibers are: cortinconuclear, corticopontine, and corticospinal types.

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