biofeedback

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noun bio·feed·back \-ˈfēd-ˌbak\

Definition of biofeedback

  1. :  the technique of making unconscious or involuntary bodily processes (as heartbeats or brain waves) perceptible to the senses (as by the use of an oscilloscope) in order to manipulate them by conscious mental control

1970

First Known Use of biofeedback

1970


BIOFEEDBACK Defined for English Language Learners

biofeedback

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noun bio·feed·back \-ˈfēd-ˌbak\

Definition of biofeedback for English Language Learners

  • : the technique of controlling things in your body (such as heartbeats or brain waves) with your conscious mind


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biofeedback

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noun bio·feed·back \-ˈfēd-ˌbak\

Medical Definition of biofeedback

  1. :  the technique of making unconscious or involuntary bodily processes (as heartbeat or brain waves) perceptible to the senses (as by the use of an oscilloscope) in order to manipulate them by conscious mental control


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