SUMMATION EFFECT By N., Sam M.S. - 17 characteristic of binocular cells in the visual cortex which will be more active if stimulus is perceived through both eyes then if it was perceived only through one. It will be similar with the hearing. SUMMATION EFFECT: "Example: Summation effect is thought in medical classes." Related Psychology Terms CEREBRAL CORTEX MENTAL RETARDATION (PREVENTION, CARE, AND TREATMENT) SOCIAL CLASS (Social Stratification) HEARING (AUDITION) STIMULUS (literally “goad”) SENSORY SUMMATION LEGAL PSYCHIATRY (Forensic Psychiatry) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Characteristics and Behaviors of Effective Counseling SPECIFIC ENERGIES Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SUMMATION EFFECT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/summation-effect/ (accessed August 15, 2022).