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error of habituation

in the method of limits, a tendency to continue with the previous response (either target present or target absent) beyond the point at which a transition in judgments should occur.

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February 24th 2024

test interpretation

test interpretation

the clinical, educational, vocational, or other practical inferences given to a particular test result. Such conclusions are typically drawn by an expert in testing or by suitable computer software.