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abaissement du niveau mental

abaissement du niveau mental n.   Quick reference

A Dictionary of Psychology (4 ed.)

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In *analytical psychology, a reduced state of concentration and attention, accompanied by a loosening of inhibitions and relaxation

abasia

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Inability to walk. Compare dysbasia. [From Greek a- without + basis a step, from bainein to step or go

abbreviated reaction time

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A Dictionary of Psychology (4 ed.)

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Another name for *central reaction time.

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1. A model used in *rational emotive behaviour therapy (REBT) for analysing a client's problems systematically into:

abderite

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A simpleton. [Named after Abdera, a town in the ancient country of Thrace whose inhabitants were reputed to be stupid]

abducens nerve

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Either of the sixth pair of *cranial nerves controlling the lateral *rectus muscles of the eyes, turning the

aberration

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1. A deviation from what is normal, usual, or right. See also chromosomal aberration.

2. A temporary lapse of

ability

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Developed skill, competence, or power to do something, especially (in psychology) existing capacity to perform some function, whether physical, mental,

ability test

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A test that measures a person's current level of performance or that estimates future performance. The term sometimes denotes an

abiogenesis

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The generation of living from non-living matter. Compare biogenesis. [Coined in 1870 by the English biologist Thomas Henry Huxley

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