These data are consistent with previous work showing that sexual words are recalled at a higher frequency than nonsexual control words.
What does CW stand for?
CW stands for Control Word
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
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We have 56 other meanings of CW in our Acronym Attic
- Congress Watch
- Connetquot West, Inc (Farmingdale, NY)
- Consistent With
- Content Warning
- Continuous Wave
- Continuous Wave (radar)
- Continuous Working-Level Monitoring (radon measurement)
- Contraband Watch (prisons)
- Contract Worker
- Contractor Westinghouse (electronic tubes made by Westinghouse Canada for US Army)
Samples in periodicals archive:
For their study, the research team asked 45 Ghent University students, whose native-language was Dutch and secondary language was English, to read several sentences containing control words - plain words in their native-language - and cognates.
Users can opt for Fonix VoiceDirector's default selection of control words, or enter their own lexicon of words and/or phrases for ease-of-use or to create a unique computer "personality.
A low-meaning control word, "icon", will be used to make hi-lo meaning comparisons of recall as a function of serial position.
As expected, few of the students made gains on the no-treatment control word sets.