WARM SPOT

any point on the exterior of the skin which is especially sensitive to stimulants generating the feeling of warmth.

WILCOXON TEST

a non-parametric test of the difference in distribution for paired teams of research parties or for repetitively viewed parties.

WEIGHTED LEAST SQUARES

a variation on the ordinary least squares processes utilized within the general linear design wherein the variants are weighted by constants of proportionality. Weighted...

WHIPPING

hitting an individual with a rod, lash, or like tool.

WIDOW-TO-WIDOW PROGRAM

a peer support program centered on mourning, death, and grief, thought to be the first of its type and acting as a model for...

WHITE, WILLIAM ALANSON (1870- 1937)

White, a leading figure in the development of American psychiatry, was bom in New York City and received his medical degree at Long Island...

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