galvanic skin response

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Definition of galvanic skin response 

: a change in the electrical resistance of the skin that is a physiochemical response to emotional arousal which increases sympathetic nervous system activity

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1942, in the meaning defined above

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galvanic skin response

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Medical Definition of galvanic skin response 

: a change in the electrical resistance of the skin that is a physiochemical response to emotional arousal which increases sympathetic nervous system activity abbreviation GSR

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