psychophysiology
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1839 physiological psychologypsychophysiologist noun

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  • Psychophysiology — (from Greek gr. ψῡχή, psȳkhē , breath, life, soul ; gr. φύσις, physis , nature, origin ; and gr. λογία, logia ) the branch of psychology that is concerned with the physiological bases of psychological processes. What used to be known as cognitive …   Wikipedia

  • psychophysiology — [sī΄kōfiz΄ē äl′ə jē] n. the study of the interactions between mental and physiological processes psychophysiological [sī΄kōfiz΄ē ə läj′i kəl] adj …   English World dictionary

  • psychophysiology — psichofiziologija statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Mokslas, nagrinėjantis fiziologinius psichinių vyksmų fenomenus. kilmė gr. psychē – siela + fiziologija atitikmenys: angl. psychophysiology vok. Psychophysiologie, f rus.… …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • psychophysiology — psychophysiologist, n. /suy koh fiz ee ol euh jee/, n. the branch of physiology that deals with the interrelation of mental and physical phenomena. [1830 40; PSYCHO + PHYSIOLOGY] * * * …   Universalium

  • psychophysiology — noun The branch of physiology that deals with the interaction of the mind and physiological processes …   Wiktionary

  • psychophysiology — The science of the relation between psychologic and physiologic processes; e.g., elements of autonomic nervous system activity activated by emotion. * * * psy·cho·phys·i·ol·o·gy ē äl ə jē n …   Medical dictionary

  • psychophysiology — n. study of the relationship between physiological processes and psychological experiences …   English contemporary dictionary

  • psychophysiology — noun the study of the relationship between physiological and psychological phenomena. Derivatives psychophysiological adjective psychophysiologist noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • psychophysiology — psy·cho·physiology …   English syllables

  • psychophysiology — n. the branch of psychology that records physiological measurements, such as the electrical resistance of the skin, the heart rate, the size of the pupil, and the electroencephalogram, and relates them to psychological events. Derivatives:… …   The new mediacal dictionary

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