Definition of Learned response

1. Noun. A reaction that has been acquired by learning.

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Learned Response

learn the hard way
learn the ropes
learned drive
learned helplessness
learned person
learned profession
learned reaction
learned response (current term)
learned societies
learned society
learned the hard way
learned treatise
learned treatises
learner's dictionary
learner's permit

Literary usage of Learned response

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1. Psychology: A Study of Mental Life by Robert Sessions Woodworth (1921)
"Recognition is a form of learned response, depending on previous reaction to the object recognized. To recognize an object is to respond to it as we ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"Similar results reported by Amsel and Maltzman (3) were attributed to a strengthened drive which augmented the learned response of drinking. ..."

3. Reviews in Environmental Health (1998): Toxicological Defense Mechanics edited by Gary E. R. Hook, George W. Lucier (2000)
"... in which IDS response is outstripped by a changing context; and evolving/learning, in which the IDS learned response to a context is deemed pathologic. ..."

4. Educational Psychology: Briefer Course by Edward Lee Thorndike (1914)
"If any learned response is made to the situation—if anything is done over and above what man's original nature provides—it is due to the action of use, ..."

5. Cocaine: Pharmacology, Effects, and Treatment of Abuse edited by John Grabowski (1994)
"However, behavior in transition might be more sensitive to a drug's effects than a well learned response would be. Fischman (1978) described a procedure ..."

6. Dynamic Psychology, by Robert Sessions Woodworth by Robert Sessions Woodworth (1918)
"It would be a mistake to suppose that behavior towards any such class of persons is a purely automatic learned response. There are, indeed, certain fixed ..."

7. Apprenticeship in Literacy: Transitions Across Reading and Writing by Linda J. Dorn, Cathy French, Tammy Jones (1998)
"... Teaching point 1 (validating a previously learned response): "That's good that you used your finger to point to the words while you were reading. ..."

8. Psychology for Normal Schools by Lawrence Augustus Averill (1921)
"Sympathy is an acquired or learned response far more than it is an innate one, and because they have not acquired it, children of the grosser nature possess ..."

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