### Search Result：regression

KK Pronunciation

〔 rIˋgrєʃәn 〕

Pronunciation

〔 riˊɡreʃәn 〕

Overview of noun regression

#### The noun regression has 4 senses

**arrested development, fixation, infantile fixation, regression**-- (an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely)**regression**-- ((psychiatry) a defense mechanism in which you flee from reality by assuming a more infantile state)**regression, simple regression, regression toward the mean, statistical regression**-- (the relation between selected values of x and observed values of y (from which the most probable value of y can be predicted for any value of x))**regression, regress, reversion, retrogression, retroversion**-- (returning to a former state)