[sahy-kuh-me-triks] /ˌsaɪ kəˈmɛ trɪks/
noun, (used with a singular verb) Psychology.
the measurement of mental traits, abilities, and processes.
noun (functioning as sing)
the branch of psychology concerned with the design and use of psychological tests
the application of statistical and mathematical techniques to psychological testing

psychometrics psy·cho·met·rics (sī’kə-mět’rĭks)
The branch of psychology that deals with the design, administration, and interpretation of quantitative tests for the measurement of psychological variables such as intelligence, aptitude, and personality traits. Also called psychometry.
psy’cho·met’ric or psy’cho·met’ri·cal adj.

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