CONDUCTION By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 noun. With regard to physiology, the communication of arousal in a muscle, nerve, or other tissue. CONDUCTION: "The conduction of mass amounts of energy can sometimes cause overstimulation, spasms, and dizziness." Related Psychology Terms WAVE OF EXCITATION CATELECTROTONUS MUSCLE FIBER TENDON VOMERONASAL SYSTEM UNIPOLAR STIMULATION CRANIAL NERVE ELECTROTONIC CONDUCTION TRIGEMINAL CHEMORECEPTION CONSONANCE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONDUCTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/conduction/ (accessed March 3, 2020).