PELLET By N., Sam M.S. - 19 noun. a tiny piece of food utilized in analyses with rats and other animals. Pellets are accessible in common weights and sizes with common contents. PELLET: "The pellets were fed in equal quantities to all of the rabbits in the study." Related Psychology Terms HOARDING Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population DOMINANCE RELATIONSHIP A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide HUNGER DRIVE Evaluation of a Qualitative Study COLLECTIVE UNCONSCIOUS DARWIN, CHARLES ROBERT EGO PSYCHOTHERAPY LASHLEY, KARL SPENCER (1890- 1958) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PELLET," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pellet/ (accessed February 6, 2023).