scalogram

[ skey-luh-gram ]
/ ˈskeɪ ləˌgræm /

noun Psychology.

an attitude scale in which a positive answer to an item implies agreement with items appearing lower on the scale.

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Origin of scalogram

First recorded in 1940–45; scale3 + -o- + -gram1
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