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[voo nt]
  1. Wil·helm Max [vil-helm mahks] /ˈvɪl hɛlm ˈmɑks/, 1832–1920, German physiologist and psychologist.
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Related formsWundt·i·an, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • After psycho-physics, psycho-physiology was introduced by Wundt.

    Spontaneous Activity in Education

    Maria Montessori

  • I admit that Spencer is occasionally more amusing than Wundt.

  • I can well understand why Wundt should make his compatriots impatient.

  • These aspects, Wundt insists, must be sharply distinguished.

  • Wundt calls taboo the oldest unwritten code of law of humanity.

    Totem and Taboo

    Sigmund Freud

British Dictionary definitions for wundt


  1. Wilhelm Max (ˈvɪlhɛlm maks). 1832–1920, German experimental psychologist
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wundt in Medicine


(vunt)Wilhelm 1832-1920
  1. German physiologist who founded the first experimental psychology laboratory. His Principles of Physiological Psychology (1873-1874) is considered a classic text.
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