KANTIANISM

It is a phenomena that can represent all that humans can know about essentially un-knowable realities and that these phenomena result from the application...

KERATOMETER

Also called ophthlamometer, this is an instrument used to measure the curvature of the cornea of the eye, used in the diagnosis of astigmatism

KINDLING

The appearance of electro-graphic and fully generalized behavioural convulsions. It is phenomenon in which brain function is altered as a consequence of repeated minor...

KINETIC DEPTH EFFECT

Depending on the relative motions of the elements in the figure, the impression that a figure has three dimensions. See depth from motion

KLEPTOMANIA

The stealing is done out of anger or in a response to a delusion or hallucination and is not better accounted for by another...

KNOWLEDGE OF RESULTS (KR KOR)

Verbalized information about the outcome of a response in relation to the goal, learning theory suggests that a learner profits most from immediate availability...

K-R 20

Kuder Richardson formula 20 and the abbreviation for it

KWASHIORKOR

The symptoms include fluid accumulation in the tissues, liver disorders, impaired growth, distention of the abdomen and pigment changes in the skin and hair....

KAPPA EFFECT

the interaction between the perceived duration of a stimulus and the spatial extent of the stimulus. When a small visual stimulus and a large...

KERNEL SENTENCE

Psychological interest in this idea stems from its implications for the cognitive processes by which we form and interpret sentences. Early versions of generative...

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