NOMOLOGY

is the academic pursuit of knowledge in the study of law and the concept of lawfulness.

NONVERBAL VOCABULARY TEST

an examination of vocabulary which doesn't neccesitate a verbal reaction, like one wherein the participant must point to a picture correlated with a printed...

NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT

is an evaluation typically carried out by a health professional which looks at the extent of brain damage.

NEURAL FOLDS

are formed when ridges of ectodermal tissue fuse together to form the neural tubing.

NEUROMODULATOR

is a chemical substance which helps to regulate the effectiveness of neurotransmitters by stimulating their release when required.

NEED FOR AFFILIATION (N-AFF)

is one of the neurotic trends proposed by Karen D. Homey as a strong desire to socialize and be apart of a group.

NOOTROPIC DRUGS

drugs which are utilized to emphasize cognitive processes, generally in the remediation of progressive dementias, like Alzheimer's, but additionally of cognitive malfunction due to...

NURSERY SCHOOL EXPERIENCE

Many studies have been made of the effect of nursery school on the intellectual, social, and emotional development of the child. The experience appears...

NEOASSOCIATIONIST THEORY

was a term first coined by U.S. psychologist Leonard Berkowitz (1926 - ) when applying it to his theory explaining aggression. Otherwise, the theory...

NEMBUTAL

an common or trade name for the drug called pentobarbital.

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