noun. when determining a sequence of unbiased judgments, it is a guide employed to assist in such. Commonly referred to as an anchoring point

ANCHOR: “In experiments, participants will sometimes refer to reference points as the anchor.”


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Mohammed Looti, PSYCHOLOGICAL SCALES (2023) ANCHOR. Retrieved from DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.31575.96163