Glossary of terms used on this site

Search for glossary terms (regular expression allowed)

Glossaries

Term Main definition
Nodes of Ranvier
Glossaries - Psychology

open spaces that are found in the myelin sheath that encases the axon

non-REM (NREM)
Glossaries - Psychology

period of sleep outside periods of rapid eye movement (REM) sleep

normative approach
Glossaries - Psychology

study of development using norms, or average ages, when most children reach specific developmental milestones

norming
Glossaries - Psychology

administering a test to a large population so data can be collected to reference the normal scores for a population and its groups

nurture
Glossaries - Psychology

environment and culture

This website puts documents at your disposal only and solely for information purposes. They can not in any way replace the consultation of a physician or the care provided by a qualified practitioner and should therefore never be interpreted as being able to do so.