PRESENTING

Animal behavior characterized by a female exposing her posterior to a male to facilitate mating.

PRESTIGE SUGGESTION

The

PREVENTION RESEARCH

Research with the intent of a reduction of possible pathology, particularly in populations with a certain predisposition to that pathology, disease or condition

PRIMAL FANTASY

Theoretically, the many and varied fantasies children use to explain to themselves about sexual experience while too young to have knowledge.

PRIMARY CARETAKER STANDARD

Utilized in child custody disputes, the primary caretaker standard evaluates each parent and generally awards custody to that parent that has taken on the...

PRIMARY GROUP

An individual's small group of friends or acquaintances that help foster and maintain their attitudes, social mores and values.

PRIMARY PERSONALITY

In regards to an individual with dissociative identity disorder, primary personality refers to the original personality and not to any secondary personality(ies). 2....

PRIMARY TASTE

Primary taste is the idea that the sense of taste is actually composed of a range of tastes such as sweet, bitter, salty or...

PRINCIPAL COMPONENT ANALYSIS

Statistically, a technique that completely reproduces an interrelationship amongst many correlated variables with a smaller number of "principle components" that are mutually independent of...

PRISON PSYCHOLOGIST

A psychologist with a specialty relating to correctional psychology.

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