associative aphasia as·so·ci·a·tive aphasia (ə-sō’shē-ā’tĭv, -sē-, -shə-tĭv)
See conduction aphasia.
pertaining to or resulting from association. tending to associate or unite. Mathematics, Logic. (of an operation on a set of elements) giving an equivalent expression when elements are grouped without change of order, as (a + b) + c = a + (b + c). having reference to this property: associative law of multiplication. Contemporary […]
- Associative array
associative array programming (Or “hash”, “map”, “dictionary”) An array where the indices are not just integers but may be arbitrary strings. awk and its descendants (e.g. Perl) have associative arrays which are implemented using hash coding for faster look-up. (2007-10-02)
- Associative cortex
noun (anatomy) the part of the cortex that does not have direct connections to the senses or motor system and is thought to be involved in higher mental processes
- Associative learning
associative learning associative learning n. A learning principle based on the belief that ideas and experiences reinforce one another and can be mentally linked to enhance the learning process.