psychometric

adjective
psy·​cho·​met·​ric | \ˌsī-kə-ˈme-trik \

Definition of psychometric 

: of or relating to psychometrics or psychometry

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Other Words from psychometric

psychometrically \ˌsī-​kə-​ˈme-​tri-​k(ə-​)lē \ adverb

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Lara Zibarras, a senior psychology lecturer at City, University of London, is working on another set of psychometric tests to be introduced by Oakam, a British subprime lender. The Economist, "Pocket bankingMobile financial services are cornering the market," 3 May 2018 Banihal, which is based in Silicon Valley, relies on a long psychometric questionnaire of around 100 questions to match like-minded partners. The Economist, "Online matchmaking businesses in India have many ways to woo," 21 Sep. 2017 Using a psychometric tool known as identity fusion, activists can indicate on a survey how much their sense of self is defined by being Catalan. Nafees Hamid, The Atlantic, "How Spain Misunderstood the Catalan Independence Movement," 1 Oct. 2017 But to what extent did psychometric methods influence the outcome of the election? Vanityfair.com, VanityFair.com, "Journalists Slam Trump’s “Attack on the Constitution”," 30 Jan. 2017 But to what extent did psychometric methods influence the outcome of the election? The Hive, "Journalists Slam Trump’s “Attack on the Constitution”," 30 Jan. 2017

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First Known Use of psychometric

1854, in the meaning defined above

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psychometric

adjective
psy·​cho·​met·​ric | \ˌsī-kə-ˈme-trik \

Medical Definition of psychometric 

: of or relating to psychometrics

Other Words from psychometric

psychometrically \-​tri-​k(ə-​)lē \ adverb

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