TRANSFER By N., Sam M.S. - 6 1. verb. to shift or switch from one locale to another, one type to another, or one scenario or condition to another. 2. noun. the shift or switch generated. TRANSFER: "The transfer of cells from dish one to dish two must be handled with care." Related Psychology Terms FAMILY CARE CASE ALTERNATION LEGAL PSYCHIATRY (Forensic Psychiatry) Developing a Case Study SCHIZOPHRENIA (OTHER TYPES) EPILEPSY (Etiology and Therapy) COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CENTERS HOMOSEXUALITY (ETIOLOGY AND THERAPY) MUSIC AND WORK DAY HOSPITAL (Day Care Program) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "TRANSFER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/transfer/ (accessed January 19, 2022).