REGRESSION COEFFICIENT By N., Sam M.S. - 1 A factor which helps to establish the slope of a regression line. A larger coefficient will result in a steeper regression line. REGRESSION COEFFICIENT: "A regression coefficient is useful in determining the regression line in regression analysis." Related Psychology Terms APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY Evaluation of a Quantitative Study REGRESSION HOMOSEXUALITY (ETIOLOGY AND THERAPY) PERSONALITY TRAIT THEORY LIE DETECTOR PIECEWISE REGRESSION FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) REGRESSION LINE Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "REGRESSION COEFFICIENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/regression-coefficient/ (accessed June 25, 2022).