zeitgeber


zeit·ge·ber

noun \ˈtsīt-ˌgā-bər, ˈzīt-\

Definition of ZEITGEBER

: an environmental agent or event (as the occurrence of light or dark) that provides the stimulus setting or resetting a biological clock of an organism

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