KNOCKOUT ORGANISM

an organism in which a particular gene has been eliminated or inactivated by an experimenter

KOHNSTAMM TEST

The participant is asked to first stand next to a wall and press an arm tightly against it for a minute or two thus...

KRAEPELIN'S DISEASE

First described by Emil W.M.G Kraeplin 1856-1926 German psychiatrist, it is a disorder characterized by depressive symptoms accompanied by psychotic features but doesn't meet...

KNOWLEDGE FUNCTION OF AN ATTITUDE

A positive attitude toward a friend may assist in attributing that person's negative behaviour to situational factors rather that personal characteristics, and the role...

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND OTHER CHARAC

Attributes of an employee or applicant for a position that are measured for such purposes as personnel selection, personnel placement, performance review and personnel...

KNOWLEDGE BASE

A repository of factual and heuristic information that guides an organization's approach to specific problems or challenges, to research the best practices and so...

KNOWLEDGE OF PERFORMANCE (KP)

verbalized information about the nature of the movement pattern that is used to achieve an aim.

KNOWLEDGE

An awareness of the existence of something and information and understanding of a specific topic of the world in general which is usually acquired...

KSAOS

Knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics and the abbreviation

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...

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