TITLE

association

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p186
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "association" is presented. Association refers to the act of joining or uniting; coordination with another idea or structure; relationship. In psychiatry, association refers in particular to the interrelationship of the conscious and unconscious ideas. In genetics, the occurrence together of two characteristics at a frequency greater than would be predicted by chance.
ACCESSION #
21220169

 

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