Definition of biopsychology in English:

Share this entry


Pronunciation: /ˌbīōsīˈkäləjē/


The branch of psychology concerned with its biological and physiological aspects.
Example sentences
  • That is precisely what I did; I applied to several places all of which were searching for behavioral neuroscience, biopsychology, psychobiology types; only one was searching for an evolutionary psychologist.
  • He utilized psychophysiological methods to address a variety of theoretical issues that bridge the gap between social psychology and biopsychology.
  • Their expertise span from biopsychology to clinical psychology, from cognitive psychology to professional ethics and standards, and from perception and psychophysics to industrial psychology.

For editors and proofreaders

Syllabification: bi·o·psy·chol·o·gy

Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.