[sahy-koh-fiz-iks] /ˌsaɪ koʊˈfɪz ɪks/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
the branch of psychology that deals with the relationships between physical stimuli and resulting sensations and mental states.
(functioning as sing) the branch of psychology concerned with the relationship between physical stimuli and the effects they produce in the mind
psychophysics psy·cho·phys·ics (sī’kō-fĭz’ĭks)
The branch of psychology that deals with the relationships between physical stimuli and sensory response.
or psychophysiologic [sahy-koh-fiz-ee-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌsaɪ koʊˌfɪz i əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to psychophysiology.
noun 1. any of a group of disorders, as tension headache, characterized by physical symptoms that are partly induced by emotional factors. psychophysiologic disorder psy·cho·phys·i·o·log·ic disorder (sī’kō-fĭz’ē-ə-lŏj’ĭk) n. See psychosomatic disorder.
[sahy-koh-fiz-ee-ol-uh-jee] /ˌsaɪ koʊˌfɪz iˈɒl ə dʒi/ noun 1. the branch of physiology that deals with the interrelation of mental and physical phenomena. psychophysiology /ˌsaɪkəʊˌfɪzɪˈɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. the branch of psychology concerned with the physiological basis of mental processes psychophysiology psy·cho·phys·i·ol·o·gy (sī’kō-fĭz’ē-ŏl’ə-jē) n. The study of correlations between the mind, behavior, and bodily mechanisms. Also called […]
noun 1. a person who conducts spirits or souls to the other world, as Hermes or Charon.
[sahy-koh-proh-fuh-lak-sis, -prof-uh-] /ˌsaɪ koʊˌproʊ fəˈlæk sɪs, -ˌprɒf ə-/ noun 1. Lamaze method. psychoprophylaxis /ˌsaɪkəʊˌprəʊfɪˈlæksɪs/ noun 1. a method of preparing women for natural childbirth by means of special breathing and relaxation