adverb see tachistoscope

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tachistoscopically — pə̇k(ə)lē adverb : by means of a tachistoscope exposed tachistoscopically * * * tachistoscopˈically adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑tachistoscope …   Useful english dictionary

  • tachistoscopically — See tachistoscopic. * * * …   Universalium

  • tachistoscopically — adv. by means of a tachistoscope …   English contemporary dictionary

  • tachistoscopically — ta·chis·to·scop·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • tachistoscope — noun Etymology: Greek tachistos (superlative of tachys swift) + International Scientific Vocabulary scope Date: circa 1890 an apparatus for the brief exposure of visual stimuli that is used in the study of learning, attention, and perception •… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • test — 1. To prove; to try a substance; to determine the chemical nature of a substance by means of reagents. 2. A method of examination, as to determine the presence or absence of a definite disease or of some substance in any of the fluids, tissues,… …   Medical dictionary

  • tachistoscope — [ta kɪstəˌskəʊp] noun an instrument used for exposing objects to the eye for a very brief measured period of time. Derivatives tachistoscopic adjective tachistoscopically adverb Origin C19: from Gk takhistos swiftest + scope …   English new terms dictionary

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