PERSISTENCE OF VISION

a feeling of visual arousal which goes on briefly following the actual stimulant being eliminated, perhaps caused by consolidation delay of visual signals.

PERSISTENCE OF VISION: "Persistence of vision occurs most commonly when exposure to a bright light is immediately followed by darkness."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PERSISTENCE OF VISION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/persistence-of-vision/ (accessed December 12, 2019).
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