TIME ERROR

with regard to psychophysics, a misjudgment because of the relative position of stimulants in time.

TIME-LIMITED PSYCHOTHERAPY (TLP)

therapy which is restricted to a previously specified and agreed-upon amount of sessions over a determined period of time.

TOBACCO

noun. the dried leaves of the Nicotiana tabacum plant and other Nicotiana species, that are sniffed, chewed, or smoked for their stimulating effects. The...

TOMOGRAPHY

noun. a method for discovering and displaying the detailed anatomy of a tissue or organ via a specific plane.

TONIC PUPIL OF ADIE

a unilateral eye defect, elicited by injury to the nerves supplying the intrinsic eye muscles, wherein the student responds poorly to light and quite...

TOP-DOWN ANALYSIS

1. a deductive approach to problem-solving which starts with a hypothesis or general standard and goes on from this to an analysis of empirical...

TOPOGRAPHICAL MEMORY

memory for the ordering and unions of items within a spatial environment.

TOTEM

noun. 1. a revered natural force, plant, animal, or inanimate item which is thought of as the symbol, ancestor, safeguard or, or tutelary spirit...

TOXIC DELIRIUM

delirium stemming from the action of a poison.

TRADITION

noun. a group of cultural customs or other ethnic or family customs passed down from one generation to another.

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