KOHS BLOCK DESIGN TEST

Although still available as a separate stand alone instrument, the has been adapted for use as a component of various other assessment measures, most...

K-STRATEGY

Populations of K strategists expand to the maximum size that the habitat can support its carrying capacity or K. The strategy implies that the...

KAIROS

It is the moment of heightened awareness at which a person gains insight into the meaning of an important event. See experience, epiphany.

KEGEL EXERCISES

The muscle increases abdominal pressure by contracting drawing the anus towards the pubis, as when an individual tightens control of the urinary sphincter, the...

KIDS' CULTURE

the environments and activities that only children have. Children create their own social structures separate from the adult world .

KINESTHETIC AFTEREFFECT (KAEI

An illusion that may be the basis for the myth that performance in sport is improved by first practising with a heavier than normal...

KISSING BEHAVIOR

The kiss may involve lip contact with any part of the body and with varying degrees of pressure. Or the activity of making contact...

KNOCKOUT ORGANISM

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

KOLA NUT (COLA NUT)

The active ingredient is caffeine, which comprises about 1.5% of the dry weight of the nut. Kola was discovered for the Western world in...

KUDER PREFERENCE RECORD

Individuals are required to select their preferred activity from a series of three choice items. It will yield the percentage score in ten vocational...

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