Glossary

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Alexandria library, Egypt, 2015 (c) mia

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equidistant

English | adj. | the differences of distance between neighboring labels in different sections of a scale are perceptually equivalent | source: Fuchs et al.

 

kalikiben

Sundanese | verb (?) | a stomachache or cramp that usually triggered by doing exercise or other activities after meal | source: local wisdom

 

self-efficacy

English | noun | one’s belief in one’s ability to succeed in specific situations or accomplish a task. One’s sense of selfefficacy can play a major role in how one approaches goals, tasks, and challenges. | source: Psychologist Albert Bandura via wikipedia

 

tidsoptimist

Norwegian | noun | someone who is optimistic about how much time they have (to prepare for something), who is therefore often late. | source: wiktionary

 

tsumaranai / つまらない

Japanese | adj. boring, dull, insignificant | source: anime & Google translate

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