word association test

noun Psychology.

a technique for determining a subject's associative pattern by providing a verbal stimulus to which a verbal response is required.

Nearby words

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  8. word class,
  9. word deafness,
  10. word for word

Origin of word association test

First recorded in 1945–50

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