1. [ noun ] (biology) a change in the electrical properties of the skin in response to stress or anxiety; can be measured either by recording the electrical resistance of the skin or by recording weak currents generated by the body
Synonyms: fere_phenomenon galvanic_skin_response gsr psychogalvanic_response tarchanoff_phenomenon electrodermal_response
Related terms: reaction lie_detector
Similar spelling:   electrodermal_response