BEZOLD-BRIICKE PHENOMENON

n. the phenomenon which involves a hue shift. This intensity-dependent change in hue is based on one's perception of color at bright illumination levels....

BEKESY AUDIOMETER

A push button patient controlled automatic audiometer. Designed by Georg von Bekesy.

BENNY

n. slang for amphetamine tablet, usually Benzedrine. Initially used as a bronchodilator and an appetite suppressant, it was further utilized as a euphoria-inducing stimulant...

BISEXUALITY

Attraction of one person to both sexes. See hermaphrodite- intersexuality.

BUBBLE CONCEPT OF PERSONAL SPACE

n. an imaginary space which is theorized to surround each and everyone, such that it sets the distance between a person and somebody else....

BEHAVIOR DETERMINANT

n. in psychology, refers to any factor which strongly influences and affects behavior. Whatever, this factor may be, it produces a behavioral effect which...

BODY MEMORY

n. the ability of the body to store memories unconsciously. It has a sensory recollection of traumatic experiences related to pain, discomfort, tension, and...

BAH-TSCHI (BAH-TSI BAAH-JI)

n. refers to a culture-bound syndrome found in Thailand, whose symptoms seem similar to those of Latah.

BLANK HALLUCINATION

The hallucinationj that feels like you are floating in space.

BEHAVIOR ANALYSIS

Psychological approach to analysising behaviour, where the behaviour is the matter studied. Relationship between behaviour and the environment. See applied behaviour.

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