THERMODE

noun. a tool composed of copper through which water can be circulated at a managed temperature. A thermose can be embedded within an animal's organ in effort to identify the impacts of temperature alterations on nearby tissues. A lot data regarding thermal receptors has been attained in this way.

THERMODE: "The thermodes in the white rats are not responding to temperature stimulants."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "THERMODE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/thermode/ (accessed December 15, 2019).
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