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  • noun

Synonyms for association

Synonyms for association

a group of people united in a relationship and having some interest, activity, or purpose in common

a group of athletic teams that play each other

something, such as a feeling, thought, or idea, associated in one's mind or imagination with a specific person or thing

Synonyms for association

the act of consorting with or joining with others

the state of being connected together as in memory or imagination

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the process of bringing ideas or events together in memory or imagination

a social or business relationship

a relation resulting from interaction or dependence

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(chemistry) any process of combination (especially in solution) that depends on relatively weak chemical bonding

(ecology) a group of organisms (plants and animals) that live together in a certain geographical region and constitute a community with a few dominant species

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The Implicit Association Test at age 7: A methodological and conceptual review.
The following three paragraphs describe the Implicit Association Test in detail.
Pruett and Chan developed a paper-and-pencil version of the IAT to measure attitudes toward individuals with disabilities called the Disability Attitude Implicit Association Test (DA-IAT).
Other virtual encounters include providing students the opportunity to complete Implicit Association Tests (IAT Corporation, 2006) as a means to assess their own bias regarding a particular cultural category.
Gladwell also extols the Implicit Association Test as a gauge of unconscious racial attitudes without mentioning that social psychologists heatedly disagree about what that test actually measures and how the mind makes the rapid associations that the test traffics in.
At the Motor Industry Research Association test track the latest Cherokee proved the point.
At the Motor Industry Research Association test track, the latest Cherokee proved the point.
In a subgroup of 38 subjects with below-average performance on the CVLT-II total score or the PASAT, we also determined the correlation of the PDQ with a more extensive battery of tests that included the Controlled Oral Word Association Test (COWAT), the Symbol Digit Modalities Test (SDMT), an adapted version of the useful field of view (UFOV), and the University of Victoria version of the Stroop color-word test (Stroop).
In one discomforting chapter, he discusses research by Harvard University psychologists using a tool called the Race Implicit Association Test to measure unconscious biases.
If most of us were taking a word association test and heard "1911," we would probably answer ".
If you gave most gun dealers a word association test and said "surplus," they'd probably answer, "military.
Prospective skaters should provide name, address, phone number, age, height, weight and current United States/Canadian Figure Skating Association test levels.
The 100 small chapters of In the Language of Love are based on the 100 words of the Kent-Rosanoff Word Association Test.
Competing contingencies over derived relational responding: a behavioral model of the Implicit Association Test.
It has new and updated coverage of the biological roots of social behavior, the Implicit Association Test, the "culture cycle," gender discrimination in births in Asian countries, and topics like ostracism as pain, the implicit egotism phenomenon, attractiveness, attachment styles, and theory of love.
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