extroversion


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extroversion

, extraversion
1. Psychol the directing of one's interest outwards, esp towards social contacts
2. Pathol a turning inside out of an organ or part

extroversion

[¦ek·strə¦vər·zhən]
(biology)
A turning outward.
(psychology)
The turning to things and persons outside oneself rather than to one's own thoughts and feelings.
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With regard to the characteristics analyzed in this study, the authors found that the score attributed to the images, extroversion, happiness, self-confidence, and attractiveness improved significantly after the treatment.
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Other findings obtained from study are that when compared the entire EPS-SS sub-dimensions according to sex variable, it was determined that female students have meaningfully higher points than male students in terms of neuroticism and extroversion sub-dimensions.
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