# ALL-OR-NONE LAW

the idea that the magnitude of the action capacity in a chosen neuron is separate from the size of the stimulant. Stimulants beyond a select limit bring on action capacities of comparable size- stimulants beneath such a limit might create regional graded capacities however virtually no propagated urges. Commonly referred to as the all-or-none principle.

ALL-OR-NONE LAW: "The all-or-none law applied to the study caused the results to be very black and white."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ALL-OR-NONE LAW," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/all-or-none-law/ (accessed August 4, 2020).
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