noun, plural dy·na·mo·gen·e·ses [dahy-nuh-moh-jen-uh-seez] /ˌdaɪ nə moʊˈdʒɛn əˌsiz/. Psychology.

the correlation of changes in response with changes in sensory activity.

Origin of dynamogenesis

Related formsdy·na·mo·gen·ic, dy·na·mog·e·nous [dahy-nuh-moj-uh-nuh s] /ˌdaɪ nəˈmɒdʒ ə nəs/, adjectivedy·na·mog·e·nous·ly, adverb
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Historical Examples of dynamogenic

  • 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.

dynamogenic in Medicine




The generation of power, force, or energy, especially muscular or nervous energy.
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