VOIR DIRE

the procedure involved in questioning prospective jurors to ascertain if they maintain biases which might reasonably impede upon their capacity to operate objectively within...

VISUAL LEARNING

Conditioning or learning which relies on visual signs or objects. It is believed that the brain center for visual learning is contained in the...

VOLUNTEERISM

noun. the custom of lending one's time and effort to acts which add to a positive goal.

VOCAL COMMUNICATION

correspondence via auditory signals generally created by a vibrating organ, like the larynx within the throats of mammals or the two syringes residing inside...

VERBAL COMPREHENSION INDEX

on the Wechsler adult intelligence scale and other Wechsler tests, a subset of verbal examinations considered to gauge verbal knowledge and understanding more concisely...

VOLUNTEER BIAS

any step-by-step variation between involved parties who volunteer to be in an analysis in contrast to those who don't.

VISUAL ACUITY

the level of clarity, or acuteness, of visual perception. It might be gauged in many manners, by testing one

VISUAL MASKING

the effect of one visual stimulant making another stimulant invisible.

VERBAL LEARNING

the procedure involved in learning about verbal stimulants and reactions, like letters, numbers, nonsense syllables, or words.

VISUAL CORTEX

the cerebral cortex of the occipital lobe, particularly the striate cortex. With regard to human beings, this takes up a minimal area on the...

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