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psychometrics

noun plural but singular in construction psy·cho·met·rics \-ˈme-triks\

Definition of PSYCHOMETRICS

:  the psychological theory or technique of mental measurement

First Known Use of PSYCHOMETRICS

circa 1924

psychometrics

noun plural but singular in construction psy·cho·met·rics \-ˈme-triks\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PSYCHOMETRICS

1
:  a branch of clinical or applied psychology dealing with the use and application of mental measurement
2
:  the technique of mental measurements :  the use of quantitative devices for assessing psychological trends

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