MAGNOCELLULAR SYSTEM

Allows a rapid perception of movement, form and can change the brightness perceived. It is part of a human overall visual system originating from large neurons found between magnocellular ventral layers.

MAGNOCELLULAR SYSTEM: "The magnocellular system allows humans to perceive and interpret movement and form in rapid time."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MAGNOCELLULAR SYSTEM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/magnocellular-system/ (accessed July 17, 2019).
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