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Descriptor English: Psycholinguistics
Descriptor Spanish: Psicolingüística
Descriptor Portuguese: Psicolinguística
Descriptor French: Psycholinguistique
Entry term(s): Psycholinguistic
Tree number(s): F02.694
F04.096.586
L01.559.598.628
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011578
Scope note: A discipline concerned with relations between messages and the characteristics of individuals who select and interpret them; it deals directly with the processes of encoding (phonetics) and decoding (psychoacoustics) as they relate states of messages to states of communicators.
Annotation: coordinate with specific linguistic & psychological concepts
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Previous Indexing: Language (1966)
Public MeSH Note: 67
History Note: 67
Related: Language Development MeSH
DeCS ID: 12015
Unique ID: D011578
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Date Established: 1967/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/07/03
Psycholinguistics - Preferred
Concept UI M0018002
Scope note A discipline concerned with relations between messages and the characteristics of individuals who select and interpret them; it deals directly with the processes of encoding (phonetics) and decoding (psychoacoustics) as they relate states of messages to states of communicators.
Preferred term Psycholinguistics
Entry term(s) Psycholinguistic



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