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experimental psychology

Definitions of experimental psychology
  1. noun
    the branch of psychology that uses experimental methods to study psychological issues
    synonyms: psychonomics
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    types:
    psychophysics
    the branch of psychology concerned with quantitative relations between physical stimuli and their psychological effects
    behaviorism, behavioristic psychology, behaviourism, behaviouristic psychology
    an approach to psychology that emphasizes observable measurable behavior
    reflexology
    the study of reflex action as it relates to the behavior of organisms
    type of:
    psychological science, psychology
    the science of mental life
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