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personality type

Syllabification: per·son·al·i·ty type

Definition of personality type in English:

noun

Psychology
A collection of personality traits that are thought to occur together consistently, especially as determined by a certain pattern of responses to a personality inventory.
Example sentences
  • In order to recognize a particular personality type, the authors suggest taking note of specific linguistic cues.
  • In this study, we focus on five characteristics: individual competitiveness, personality type, age, gender and major.
  • They are generally prescribed according to our personality type or the prevailing state of mind during a particular illness.

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