dichotic

adjective dich·otic \ (ˌ)dī-ˈkō-tik \

Definition of dichotic

: relating to or involving the presentation of a stimulus to one ear that differs in some respect (such as pitch, loudness, frequency, or energy) from a stimulus presented to the other ear
  • dichotic listening

dichotically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of dichotic

dich- + 2-otic


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dichotic

adjective dich·otic \ (ˈ)dī-ˈkōt-ik \

medical Definition of dichotic

: relating to or involving the presentation of a stimulus to one ear that differs in some respect (as pitch, loudness, frequency, or energy) from a stimulus presented to the other ear
  • dichotic listening

dichotically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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