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Meaning of PSYCHOLOGY

Pronunciation:  sI'kâlujee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the science of mental life
 

PSYCHOLOGY is a 10 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: psychological science
 
 See Also: animal psychology, applied psychology, associationism, behaviorism, behavioristic psychology, behaviourism, behaviouristic psychology, child psychology, cognitive psychology, comparative psychology, configurationism, developmental psychology, differential psychology, experimental psychology, functionalism, genetic psychology, Gestalt psychology, industrial psychology, neuropsychology, physiological psychology, psychometrics, psychometrika, psychometry, psychonomics, psychophysiology, science, scientific discipline, social psychology

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Psy*chol"o*gy\, n. pl. {Psychologies}. [Psycho- +
-logy: cf. F. psychologie. See {Psychical}.]
The science of the human soul; specifically, the systematic
or scientific knowledge of the powers and functions of the
human soul, so far as they are known by consciousness; a
treatise on the human soul.

      Psychology, the science conversant about the phenomena
      of the mind, or conscious subject, or self. --Sir W.
                                               Hamilton.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: The scientific study of human behavior and the mind's function; compare psychiatry.
 

 

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