TITLE

summation

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2106
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "summation" is presented. It refers to a cumulative action or effect, as of stimuli; thus, an organ reacts to two or more weak stimuli as if they were a single strong one. The term also refers to the act or process of summing up, or of finding a total.
ACCESSION #
21247319

 

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