oral personality


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n oral personality (psychoanalysis) a personality characterized either by generous optimism or aggressive and ambitious selfishness; formed in early childhood by fixation during the oral stage of development
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In literature:

The King in person assists at the oral examinations of the upper degree.
"Corea or Cho-sen" by A (Arnold) Henry Savage-Landor
It is with early oral tradition of Shakespeare's personal experience that I am dealing here.
"Shakespeare and the Modern Stage" by Sir Sidney Lee
Oral tradition is to give him the treasures of wisdom without the bitter personal trial.
"Homer's Odyssey" by Denton J. Snider
In some parts, also, Sunday schools for blacks are established, and Bible classes are orally instructed by discreet and pious persons.
"Cotton is King and The Pro-Slavery Arguments" by Various
Next in value to personal observation, we must place the report, oral or written, of an eye-witness.
"Logic, Inductive and Deductive" by William Minto
Most people now are familiar with the voyage either from personal experience or from oral or written descriptions.
"Fifty-One Years of Victorian Life" by Margaret Elizabeth Leigh Child-Villiers, Countess of Jersey
In the Anglo-Saxon courts the parties had appeared personally, and pleadings had been oral.
"Atrocious Judges" by John Campbell, Baron Campbell
The stories are presented orally and are so detailed that the children get clear pictures of persons and incidents.
"The School System of Norway" by David Allen Anderson

In news:

Oral care products sold under the Gum and Butler brand names, and personal care products including hair care and skin care (Equitence).
Scott Johnson, 41, pleaded guilty to three counts of oral copulation with a person under 14 on Tuesday, court records showed.
David Fishman has joined Majestic Drug Co. David Fishman, vice president, Larry Fishman, Sam Fishman, oral care, personal care products.
L'Oréal Paris helps women take the guesswork out of choosing the right haircolor shade with the recent launch of "My L'Oréal Colorist," a mobile app that serves as a personal color consultant.
Davis was booked on suspicion of a number of sexual assault-related charges, including rape and oral copulation with a person under 18.
The Natural Dentist, a maker of natural oral care products, has been sold to Revive Personal Products Co. Natural Dentist, Revive Personal Products, Imperial Capital, natural oral care, Stim-U-Dent, Fresh 'n Brite.
Steele oversees oral care, feminine care, personal health care, pet care and snacks for P&G.
Peppermint toothpaste is the norm, but today's personal care marketers are stepping up to please the palate of the most discerning gourmands…even in oral care.

In science:

Tukey, in a personal oral communication, suggested, in connection with (iv), that hypotheses with individual p-values greater than α might be excluded from rejection.
Recent developments towards optimality in multiple hypothesis testing
University of Trier-Germany) in which the amount of students in a Computer Science discipline barely reaches 15 individuals, we may expect more efficient and personalized interaction, such as oral tests.
Applying Test-Paradigms in a Generic Tutoring System Concept for Web-based Learning