psychogalvanometry etymology

English word psychogalvanometry comes from English psycho-, English galvanometry (The design and use of galvanometers.)

Detailed word origin of psychogalvanometry

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
psycho- English (eng) Forms terms relating to the soul, the mind, or to psychology.
galvanometry English (eng) The design and use of galvanometers.
psychogalvanometry English (eng) The measurement of the electrical conductivity of the skin, typically when the subject is being asked personal questions.

Words with the same origin as psychogalvanometry

Descendants of psycho-
psychoactive psychoanalyst psychoanalytic psychoanalyze psychobabble psychobiotic psychocutaneous psychodrama psychogenic psychogeography psychokinesis psychokinetic psychometry psychon psychonic psychopath psychosemantic psychosexual psychosis psychosomatic psychosynthetic psychotherapy psychothriller psychotypological
Descendants of galvanometry