dichotic

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adjective dich·otic \(ˌ)dī-ˈkō-tik\

Definition of dichotic

  1. :  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 \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of dichotic

dich- + 2-otic


First Known Use: circa 1911


Medical Dictionary

dichotic

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adjective dich·otic \(ˈ)dī-ˈkōt-ik\

Medical Definition of dichotic

  1. :  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

\-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb

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