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.

Nearby words

  1. dynamitic,
  2. dynamize,
  3. dynamo,
  4. dynamo-,
  5. dynamoelectric,
  6. dynamograph,
  7. dynamometer,
  8. dynamometer car,
  9. dynamometry,
  10. dynamotor

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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Examples from the Web for dynamogenic

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

    Catastrophe and Social Change|Samuel Henry Prince
  • 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
  • It gets larger, for example, in cases of dynamogenic excitation.

Medicine definitions for dynamogenic




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

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