DERMO-OPTICAL PERCEPTION (DOP) By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Ability to see and identify colour by touch. Also called cutaneous perception of colour. DERMO-OPTICAL PERCEPTION (DOP): "Dermo-optical perception used temperature differences to identify colour." Related Psychology Terms GNOSTIC FUNCTION TACTILE PERCEPTION TACTILE ILLUSION STROOP EFFECT BULKY COLOR LAND THEORY OF COLOR VISION MEMORY COLOR SOCIAL PERCEPTION SOMESTHESIA (SOMAESTHESIA) FILM COLOR Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DERMO-OPTICAL PERCEPTION (DOP)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/dermo-optical-perception-dop/ (accessed February 17, 2020).