psychophysical

adjective
psy·​cho·​phys·​i·​cal | \ ˌsī-kō-ˈfi-zi-kəl How to pronounce psychophysical (audio) \

Definition of psychophysical

: of or relating to psychophysics also : sharing mental and physical qualities psychophysical color perception

Other Words from psychophysical

psychophysically \ ˌsī-​kō-​ˈfi-​zi-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce psychophysically (audio) \ adverb

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1847, in the meaning defined above

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psychophysical

adjective
psy·​cho·​phys·​i·​cal | \ ˌsī-kō-ˈfiz-i-kəl How to pronounce psychophysical (audio) \

Medical Definition of psychophysical

: of or relating to psychophysics also : sharing mental and physical qualities

Other Words from psychophysical

psychophysically \ -​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce psychophysically (audio) \ adverb

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