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Fechner, Gustav Theodor

Pronunciation: /ˈfɛxnə/
/ˈfɛçnɐ/
(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.

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