psychostatics

noun plural but singular in construction
psy·​cho·​statics | \ ˌsīkō+ \

Definition of psychostatics

1 : the study of the conditions of mental processes
2 : a theory that conscious states consist of elements subject to separation and fusion without loss of essential character

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“Psychostatics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/psychostatics. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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