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kinesics

n. the study of the part played by body movements, such as hand gestures, eye movements, and so on, in communicating meaning. See body language.

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June 18th 2024

upper hinge

upper hinge

the point in a distribution of values above which lie one fourth of the data and below which lie the other three fourths of the data. It is equivalent to the third quartile. Compare lower hinge.