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Princeton's WordNet

  1. galvanic skin response, GSR, psychogalvanic response, electrodermal response, electrical skin response, Fere phenomenon, Tarchanoff phenomenon(noun)

    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

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Galvanic Skin Response

    A change in electrical resistance of the skin, occurring in emotion and in certain other conditions.


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