Find over 25,000 psychological definitions


Sorry, "general-extrasensory-perception-gesp" is not in the Dictionary of Psychology. Please report to APA if you believe this is an error.

Browse dictionary by letter

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Psychology term of the day

May 25th 2024

intercept

intercept

n. the point at which either axis of a graph is intersected by a line plotted on the graph. For example, it is the value of y when x = 0 in an equation of the form y = a + bx, or the value of x where a regression line crosses the y-axis. See also x-intercept; y-intercept.