TITLE

psychometrician

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1809
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "psychometrician" is presented. It is the person who is skilled in psychometry. A psychometrician is skilled in the application of statistical analysis to psychological data.
ACCESSION #
21242758

 

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