ROLE MODEL

Person or group who knowingly or unknowingly inspires others to imitate their persona; role model may be a real person, such as a parent,...

ROOMING-IN

Procedure in certain hospitals which allows a newborn to stay in the same room as the mother following birth, giving the mother and child...

ROTATIONAL AFTEREFFECT (RAE)

Movement after-effect that is generated by the cessation of a revolving stimulus . Once the rotational motion of the stimulus is discontinued, the stimulus...

R-TECHNIQUE FACTOR ANALYSIS

Component evaluation of an association matrix wherein changeable quantities are interconnected; or rather, associations between the factors themselves are analyzed.

RUMINATION DISORDER

Childhood eating dysfunction identified in DSM-IV-TR wherein the affected individual regurgitates partly processed food items and chews it again before ingesting it or spitting...

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