Share this entry
Fechner, Gustav Theodor Line breaks: Gus¦tav Theo|dor Fech|ner
Pronunciation: /ˈfɛxnə/

Definition of Fechner, Gustav Theodor in English:

(1801–87), German physicist and psychologist. Fechner hoped to make psychology a truly objective science and coined the termed psychophysics to define his study of the quantitative relationship between degrees of physical stimulation and the resulting sensations.
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.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources