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**regression**(n = noun.state) arrested development, fixation, infantile fixation - an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely;
is a kind of
abnormalcy,
abnormality
**regression**(n = noun.process) - (psychiatry) a defense mechanism in which you flee from reality by assuming a more infantile state;
is a kind of
defence,
defence mechanism,
defence reaction,
defense,
defense mechanism,
defense reaction
**regression**(n = noun.cognition) regression toward the mean, simple regression, 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);
is a kind of
statistical method,
statistical procedure
**regression**(n = noun.act) regress, retrogression, retroversion, reversion - returning to a former state;
is a kind of
reversal

is a part of regression analysis

has particulars: linear regression, rectilinear regression, curvilinear regression

Derived form verb regress

The act of passing back or returning; retrogression; retrogradation. *Sir T. Browne.* [*1913 Webster*]

1 a backward movement, esp. a return to a former state.

2 a relapse or reversion.

3 Psychol. a return to an earlier stage of development, esp. through hypnosis or mental illness.

4 Statistics a measure of the relation between the mean value of one variable (e.g. output) and corresponding values of other variables (e.g. time and cost).

Etymology

L regressio (as REGRESS)