WORD FLUENCY (WF)

the capacity to list terms swiftly in specific classifications. The capacity is correlated to a portion of the brain anterior to Broca's region inside the dominant frontal lobe. People with lesions in this portion of the brain may experience word-fluency deficits in verbal presumptions and jobs.

WORD FLUENCY (WF): "The children participating in the spelling bee prepared by practicing word fluency tests. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "WORD FLUENCY (WF)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/word-fluency-wf/ (accessed May 20, 2019).
SHARE