RECURRENT CIRCUIT By N., Pam M.S. - April 28, 2013 Neurons and synapses within a system that allow nerve impulses to make a total path, returning to the starting point. Can apply to positive and negative feedback circuits. See also: self-exciting circuit. RECURRENT CIRCUIT: "Paths in the neural network allow for a complete recurrent circuit." Related Psychology Terms NEURAL CIRCUIT REVERBERATORY CIRCUIT FEEDBACK SYSTEM RECURRENT COLLATERAL INHIBITION PATHWAY VESTIBULOCOCHLEAR NERVE BAD IS STRONGER THAN GOOD AVALANCHE CONDUCTION LONG-TERM POTENTIATION (LTP) NEGATIVE FEEDBACK Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RECURRENT CIRCUIT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/recurrent-circuit/ (accessed July 2, 2020).