Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory
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Related to Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory: personality test, Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-2)
a comprehensive list of personality traits, aptitudes, and interests.
California Personality inventory CPI; a self-report, true-false questionnaire designed to measure aspects of personality style. It is generally used in counseling situations or for less than severe psychopathology.
Millon Clinical Multiaxial inventory MCMI; a true-false, self-report questionnaire designed to produce a profile of the personality style and structure underlying mental disorders.
Minnesota Multiphasic Personality inventory MMPI; a psychological test in questionnaire form in which the answers to true-false statements show dimensions of the subject's personality structure and provide comparison with responses made by persons in various diagnostic categories.
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Min·ne·so·ta Mul·ti·pha·sic Per·son·al·i·ty In·ven·tor·y test (MMPI),
a questionnaire type of psychological test for ages 16 and older, with 550 true-false statements coded in four validity and ten personality scales which may be administered in both an individual or group format.
Synonym(s): Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory
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Minnesota Multiphasic Personality InventoryMMPI Psychology A widely used true-false test for evaluating a person's psychological and personality 'profile'. See Psychological testing.
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Min·ne·so·ta Mul·ti·pha·sic Per·son·al·i·ty In·ven·to·ry(MMPI) (min-ĕ-sō'tă mŭl'ti-fā'zik pĕr-sŏn-al'i-tē in'vĕn-tōr-ē)
A questionnaire type of psychological test for ages 16 years and older, with 550 true-false statements coded in four validity and 10 personality scales, which may be administered in either an individual or group format.
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