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Related to absolute threshold: Signal detection theory
the lowest limit of any perception. Compare: differential threshold.
Synonym(s): stimulus threshold
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Absolute ThresholdThe lowest detectable intensity of a given signal—e.g., sound or light.
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ab·so·lute thresh·old(ab-sō-lūt threshōld)
Lowest limit of any perception.
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