Psychology vs Genitalia - What's the difference?

psychology | genitalia |

As nouns the difference between psychology and genitalia

is that psychology is (uncountable) the study of the human mind while genitalia is (genitals or sex organs).



  • (uncountable) The study of the human mind.
  • (uncountable) The study of human behavior.
  • (uncountable) The study of animal behavior.
  • (countable) The mental, emotional, and behavioral characteristics pertaining to a specified person, group, or activity.
  • * 1970 , Mary M. Luke, A Crown for Elizabeth , page 8:
  • For generations, historians have conjectured everything from a warped psychology to a deformed body as accounting for Elizabeth's preferred spinsterhood...
  • * 1969 , Victor Alba, The Latin Americans , page 42:
  • In the United States, the psychology of a laborer, a farmer, a businessman does not differ in any important respect.

    Derived terms

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  • genital or sex organs
  • a collection of genitals
  • Usage notes

    Not used in the singular, which theoretically would be genitale .


    * genitals (sense 1) * See also

    See also

    * sex organ * female genital mutilation ----