FREQUENCY DISCRIMINATION By N., Sam M.S. - 20 the term that describes the ability to detect a change in the frequency of a pure tone. See also pitch discrimination. FREQUENCY DISCRIMINATION: "Frequency discrimination is an audio ability." Related Psychology Terms Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population Evaluation of a Quantitative Study HEARING (AUDITION) HEARING BRAIN WAVES (Electroencephalogram, EEG) PITCH ABSOLUTE THRESHOLD MUSIC TESTS The Relationship Between Sexual Minorities and Mental Health Issues JUST NOTICEABLE DIFFERENCE (JND; Differential or Difference Threshold) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FREQUENCY DISCRIMINATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/frequency-discrimination/ (accessed August 10, 2022).