ZEITGEIST

noun. the spirit of the times . It refers to a form of supraindividual mind at work in the world and developed in the...

ZOMARIL

noun. a brand name for iloperidone.

ZUNG SELF-RATING DEPRESSION SCALE (SDS)

a widely utilized adult self-report depression-screening tool modeled to gauge the severity of depressive or mood-associated indicators. It is additionally an instrument for documenting...

ZELMID

noun. a brand name for zimeldinf.

ZOMBIE ARGUMENT

a philosophical debate which centers on the trouble of differentiating conscious entities from non-conscious entities which are capable of carrying out all the...

ZURICH SCHOOL

a team of psychoanalysts who were formative followers of Carl Jung in Zurich, in contrast to the Viennese school of Sigmund Freud's followers.

ZELOTYPIA

noun. extreme overzealousness with regard to advocating for a cause.

ZONE OF COMPARISON TEST

a technique of placing questions in a control question test to encourage objective study of physiological reactions on polygraph charts and to lessen an...

ZWAARDEMAKER OLFACTOMETER

an formative olfactom-etkr consisting of a sole glass tube open at each end. One end was placed into a nostril, and the other was...

ZEN BUDDHISM

a Japanese school of Buddhism, extending back to the sixth century ce, wherein enlightenment was sought via direct, intuitive experience instead of via an...

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