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Synonyms for bias

Synonyms for bias

an inclination for or against that inhibits impartial judgment

to cause to have a prejudiced view

to direct (material) to the interests of a particular group

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a partiality that prevents objective consideration of an issue or situation

a line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric

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influence in an unfair way

cause to be biased

slanting diagonally across the grain of a fabric

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More recently, (34,51) meditation training has been proposed to improve mindfulness of healthcare providers as an effective strategy to reduce unconscious bias in a sustainable way.
Implicit bias affects our everyday speech and actions and these unconscious decisions can be detrimental to our society.
West, chief diversity and inclusion officer for Duane Morris, will talk on implicit bias. That will be followed by the first of three breakout sessions.
"However, it's not whether radial is better than bias, but what works best for their specific application.
How does unconscious bias influence patient outcomes?
There is a disagreement among some researchers about whether the IAT helps predict the likelihood of someone showing implicit bias against members of marginalized groups.
As a cognitive bias, the bandwagon bias refers to the very common tendency to go with the crowd, to believe what others believe and to do what others do (Nelson, 2016).
"I'd come on shift and I'd discover that CPAC or Mitt Romney or Glenn Beck or popular conservative topics wouldn't be trending because either the curator didn't recognize the news topic or it was like they had a bias against Ted Cruz," the anonymous curator told Gizmodo.
Not only does the study find that present bias and exponential-growth bias are "statistically significant" and "economically meaningful" factors of retirement savings, but it also finds that a significant portion of people suffer from one or both biases.
The coating was conducted under bias voltage of0.5 V and bias frequency of 1kHz.
To assess exponential-growth bias, participants are asked to calculate how much an investment of a certain amount would be worth after a specified period of time with a given interest rate.
National Security through a Cockeyed Lens: How Cognitive Bias Impacts U.S.
One of the most obvious biases directors face in identifying and recruiting candidates is the bias relating to our "known associates," that is, those people who we know well enough to consider as candidates.
Attentional bias towards the substance-related stimuli is inferred from faster reactions to targets at the location of the substance-related stimulus compared to the neutral stimulus.
Given the ongoing discussion about racial bias and racism in the United States, many parents are looking for guidance on talking with their children about these issues in a positive and hopeful way.