psychophysical parallelism

noun Philosophy.

the view that mental and bodily events occur in parallel series without causal interaction.


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Origin of psychophysical parallelism

First recorded in 1890–95 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020