SUBCEPTION By N., Sam M.S. - 271 a prompt response to any stimulus that is not clear enough to be comprehended. Its effects are seen or observed indirectly. SUBCEPTION: "To pass a smile by seeing some similar things that made you laugh in the past is subception." Related Psychology Terms HABIT REACTION TIME (Response Latency) STIMULUS (literally “goad”) SET EXOTIC PSYCHOSES REINFORCEMENT (Reward and Punishment) Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams AER HUNGER ACT PSYCHOLOGY LYSERGIC ACID (LSD) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SUBCEPTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/subception/ (accessed December 9, 2022).