Definition of experimental psychology in English:

experimental psychology

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[mass noun]
  • The branch of psychology concerned with the scientific investigation of the responses of individuals to stimuli in controlled situations.
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    • She uses all aspects of her training - social psychology, experimental psychology, statistics and the listening skills of counseling - to help lawyers win cases or opt out of losing ones.
    • Wundt's experimental psychology has influenced the psychology seen today and has helped to cement psychology's place within the other sciences.
    • Those in applied experimental psychology can design the behavioral requirements to make each plane responsive only to legitimate pilots.

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