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serial-position curve

a graphical representation of memory retrieval, whereby recall is highest for beginning (primacy effect)and end items (recency effect) on a list than in themiddle.

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Diagnostic andStatistical Manual (DSM)

amulti-axial manual used for theclassification, definition and description of mental healthdisorders.