FITTS MOVEMENT TASK

the name that is used for a motor skills test that will show the relationship between speed and accuracy of a certain movement....

FLACCID PARALYSIS

the name that is given to a paralysis that is marked by a loss of muscle tone and an absence of a reflex that...

FLEXTIME

the name used to describe a work arrangement where they can leave and come to a work at different times as long as the...

FLOODING

a behavior therapy technique where the person is exposed directly to a maximum intensity anxiety-producing situation or stimulus, either in the imagination or in...

FLUID-CRYSTALLIZED INTELLIGENCE THEORY

the theory that intelligence is of 2 kinds, fluid and crystallised. Fluid copes with new problems and situations where as crystallised intelligence is used...

FOCAL LESION

the term that is applied to a lesion that has been restricted to a specific region of the brain or other organ or body...

FOLIATE PAPILLAE

The swellings along the lateral margins of our tongue, 5 to 7 on each side and shaped like a leaf. The groove between...

FOLLOW-UP STUDY

the study undertaken to see if the short term effects of a therapy will continue after a certain period of time. It is to...

FORCED COPULATION

the copulation of a male with an unwilling female seen in animals and insects. The larger male will monopolise the food and offer it...

FOREPERIOD

a term that is seen in reaction time experiments and is the pause seen between the ready signal and the presentation of the stimulus.

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