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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In a research performed by Tiryaki (1991), it is specified that those doing sports are more extroversive and more balanced emotionally in comparison to those not doing sports [3, 37].
3 256,75 extroversive Hyperactive 82 17,1 286,19 (energetic) Nervous and 51 10.