is used as an umbrella term to describe the symptoms which lead up to a specific behaviour or mental process.

MICROGENY: "The steps which are the precursor to a behaviour reaction are the microgeny."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MICROGENY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/microgeny/ (accessed September 26, 2021).