RACIAL MEMORY

Cognitive thought patterns, emotions and experiences believed to be transmitted from generation to generation. These factors are believed by those who advocate a racial...

RADICULOPATHY

Any disorder of a spinal root.

RANDOM FACTOR

An experimental design factory whose levels in the design are selected by a random process.

RANDOMIZED CLINICAL TRIAL

A design used in experiments where patients are randomly assigned to a group receiving a treatment or to one receiving a comparable treatment or...

RAPE-TRAUMA SYNDROME

The presence of symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder experienced by victims of rape and sexual assault. Symptoms of the disorder may last...

RATING

A score given to a subject or thing using a pre-determined numerical scale.

RATIONAL SOUL

The rational soul is a term used by Greek philosopher Aristotle. It described the human soul. A rational soul has the capacity for rational...

RBC THEORY

Abbreviation for "Recognition By Components Theory"

REACTIVE DISORDER

An archaic term for a mental disorder precipitated by environmental or traumatic events.

READING MACHINE

A machine designed to aid individuals with visual impairment. The device consists of an optical scanner, character recognition software and a voice synthesizer...

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