TRANSDUCTION

noun. the procedure wherein one type of energy is transformed into another type, particularly sensory transduction: the conversion of the energy of a stimulant into an alteration within the electric potential across the membrane of a receptor cell.

TRANSDUCTION: "Transduction will be studied more heavily in the laboratory portion of class."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TRANSDUCTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/transduction/ (accessed October 11, 2019).
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