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dynamogenesis

[dahy-nuh-moh-jen-uh-sis] /ˌdaɪ nə moʊˈdʒɛn ə sɪs/
noun, plural dynamogeneses
[dahy-nuh-moh-jen-uh-seez] /ˌdaɪ nə moʊˈdʒɛn əˌsiz/ (Show IPA).
Psychology.
1.
the correlation of changes in response with changes in sensory activity.
Origin of dynamogenesis
Related forms
dynamogenic, dynamogenous
[dahy-nuh-moj-uh-nuh s] /ˌdaɪ nəˈmɒdʒ ə nəs/ (Show IPA),
adjective
dynamogenously, adverb
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  • It gets larger, for example, in cases of dynamogenic excitation.

  • In a word, the "dynamogenic function" of which Loria speaks (infra pp. 159 and 160), attaches not to poverty but to slavery.

    Karl Marx Achille Loria
  • We are now to notice the dynamogenic value of the strong emotions aroused by catastrophe.

    Catastrophe and Social Change Samuel Henry Prince
dynamogenic in Medicine

dynamogenesis dy·na·mo·gen·e·sis (dī'nə-mō-jěn'ĭ-sĭs)
n.
The generation of power, force, or energy, especially muscular or nervous energy.

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