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subthreshold

subthreshold

adjective sub·thresh·old \ˌsəb-ˈthre-ˌshōld, -ˈthresh-ˌhōld\

Definition of SUBTHRESHOLD

:  inadequate to produce a response <subthreshold dosage> <a subthreshold stimulus>

First Known Use of SUBTHRESHOLD

1942

subthreshold

adjective sub·thresh·old \ˌsəb-ˈthresh-ˌ(h)ōld, ˈsəb-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SUBTHRESHOLD

:  inadequate to produce a response <subthreshold dosages> <a subthreshold stimulus>

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