Definition of tachistoscopic in US English:

tachistoscopic

adjective

  • See tachistoscope

    • ‘Thereafter, when the handle is released and started downwardly, tachistoscopic operation is initiated.’
    • ‘The complexity of the stimulus is no longer a limiting factor as with the tachistoscopic technique.’
    • ‘Hence, for purposes of this study the major pictorial-perceptual elements of each tachistoscopic stimulus were determined.’
    • ‘Figure 1 shows the mean number of letters correct for each group on the tachistoscopic recognition task.’
    • ‘Immediately following a tachistoscopic exposure, the subjects were requested to close their eyes and to report and make drawings of any images that had developed.’

Pronunciation

tachistoscopic

/-ˌkistəˈskäpik/