AUDITORY DISCRIMINATION

refers to the ability to distinguish between heard sounds. Intensity discrimination, for example, is one branch of auditory discrimination, and measures the ability to detect differences between sounds that differ only in their intensity.

AUDITORY DISCRIMINATION: "Auditory discrimination refers to the ability to detect differences in sounds. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AUDITORY DISCRIMINATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/auditory-discrimination/ (accessed September 21, 2019).
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