FREQUENCY SELECTIVITY By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the property of a system that allows it to be tunes to respond to certain frequencies that give a better result than others. Also called bandwidth selectivity. FREQUENCY SELECTIVITY: "Joe's radio uses frequency selectivity to tune in stations." Related Psychology Terms CRITICAL BAND AUDITORY FILTER BANDWIDTH TONOTOPIC ORGANIZATION TESTAMENTARY CAPACITY THORNDIKE-LORGE LIST TONAPHASIA BONE-CONDUCTION TESTING READINESS PREDICATE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FREQUENCY SELECTIVITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/frequency-selectivity/ (accessed October 17, 2019).