psychometry

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noun psy·chom·e·try \sī-ˈkä-mə-trē\

Definition of psychometry

  1. 1 :  divination of facts concerning an object or its owner through contact with or proximity to the object

  2. 2 :  psychometrics

First Known Use of psychometry

circa 1842


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psychometry

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noun psy·chom·e·try \sī-ˈkäm-ə-trē\

Medical Definition of psychometry

plural

psychometries


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