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psychophysical

 [si″ko-fiz´ĭ-kal]
pertaining to the mind and its relation to physical manifestations.

psy·cho·phys·i·cal

(sī'kō-fiz'i-kăl),
Relating to the mental perception of physical stimuli. See: psychophysics.

psy·cho·phys·i·cal

(sī'kō-fiz'i-kăl)
1. Relating to the mental perception of physical stimuli.
See also: psychophysics
2. Synonym(s): psychosomatic.

psy·cho·phys·i·cal

(sī'kō-fiz'i-kăl)
Relating to mental perception of physical stimuli.
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The remaining four observers were naive to the purpose of the study and were not familiar with psychophysical experiments.
The biometric measures to be indicative of his/her psychophysical state at different moments were: psychophysiological response (the electrodermal and electrocardiographic response), verbal response, and facial expression.
During the observation of test samples with the primary stimulus, many other variables that influence the perception of colour, caused by the environment are observed and analyzed, as well as their mutual relationship (among other things, and psychophysical visual effects), in order to more accurately describe experience of colour with stimulus contrast.
In summary, we have two alternative equations, one with additive and the other with multiplicative perceptual noise, that are equally consistent with the two foremost empirical regularities in the psychophysical literature.
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Involuntary recognition is a cognitive dissonance process, making the psychophysical PAP method valuable in a wide array of applications.
The benefits of using psychophysical methods to assess exposure to forceful exertions are numerous.
At issue here is why the Theravadin can accuse the Personalist of inconsistency in both claiming that the person (pudgala) is ultimately real and also denying that it is ultimately real in the same sense as the psychophysical elements, while the Theravadin is not equally inconsistent in both denying that the person is ultimately real and yet refusing to assert that the person is not ultimately real in the way in which the psychophysical elements are.
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In Making Connections, Hackney offers an experiential approach to understanding movement patterning that also encourages personal expression and what she calls full "psychophysical" involvement.
Contemporary psychology has established a world of perception-based (or psychophysical) and memory-based (or mnemophysical) work that, at least in its theoretical findings of simple power functions, should have application in the world of advertising.
Rogozkin, entitled Psychophysical and Genetic Determination of Quantum-Field Level of the Organism Functioning, they present the results of a complex study of quantum-field, molecular-genetic, and psychophysical levels of sportsmen's organism functioning.