Encyclopedia of the Sciences of Learning

2012 Edition
| Editors: Norbert M. Seel

Inter-sensory Suppression

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-1428-6_2231

This term is the antonym to “inter-sensory facilitation” and is used for a slowing down of reaction time, an increase of threshold, etc., by concurrent stimulation from an additional modality.

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