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n. a set of questions or other prompts used to obtain information from a respondent about a topic of interest, such as background characteristics, attitudes, behaviors, personality, ability, or other attributes. A questionnaire may be administered with pen and paper, in a face-to-face interview, or via interaction between the respondent and a computer or website.

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June 17th 2024



1. abbreviation for characteristic frequency. See tuning curve.

2. abbreviation for cumulative frequency.