The linear transformation of points in a matrix that makes them conform to the points in a target matrix. The target matrix usually contains points representing a theoretical factor structure or factor analysis of a different population. Named after a character in Greek mythology.

PROCRUSTES ROTATION: "Johann found the procrustes rotation difficult to interpret."
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