SUBTHRESHOLD POTENTIAL

Level of stimuli that is not strong enough to provoke reaction and which reactions therefore doesn't show much further from the direct spot of the stimuli. Read also conduction wit h decrement; local potential.

SUBTHRESHOLD POTENTIAL: "Example of subtreshold potential is lack of reaction to sound that is too quiet."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SUBTHRESHOLD POTENTIAL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/subthreshold-potential/ (accessed August 11, 2020).
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