Definition of Conditioned avoidance
1. Noun. A conditioned response that anticipates the occurrence of an aversive stimulus.
Generic synonyms: Acquired Reflex, Conditional Reaction, Conditional Reflex, Conditional Response, Conditioned Reaction, Conditioned Reflex, Conditioned Response
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Literary usage of Conditioned avoidance
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1. Risk Assessment for Neurobehavioral Toxicity edited by Bernard Weiss, Jurg Elsner (1997)
"One behavioral technique using avoidance learning to evaluate sensory function is the multisensory conditioned-avoidance paradigm ..."
2. Arsenic by Assembly Of Life Sciences, National Academies Press, Assembly of Life Sciences (U.S.), National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) (1977)
"In this study, arsenic (as arsenate) was found to impair conditioned-avoidance behavior of trained goldfish after 48 h of exposure to a concentration of ..."
3. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"... of pyramidal lesions on the acquisition of a conditioned avoidance response (9). Prolonged learning occurred in two split-brain cats with pyramidal ..."
4. A Lifelong Passion: Nicholas and Alexandra: Their Own Story by Andrei Maylunas (2005)
"Other approaches such as drug discrimination and conditioned avoidance paradigms may provide a better alternative to the evaluation of nicotine-induced ..."
5. Chapters in general psychology by Stevenson Smith, Edwin Ray Guthrie (1921)
"Approaching the button and approaching the open door are the only approach responses which are uninhibited by conditioned avoidance responses, and while the ..."