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something spoken or written in return, as to a question or demand

an action elicited by a stimulus

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a statement (either spoken or written) that is made to reply to a question or request or criticism or accusation

the manner in which something is greeted

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a phrase recited or sung by the congregation following a versicle by the priest or minister

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the speech act of continuing a conversational exchange

the manner in which an electrical or mechanical device responds to an input signal or a range of input signals

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The Law of Exercise is that: Any response to a situation will, other things being equal, be more strongly connected with the situation in proportion to the number of times it has been connected with that situation and to the average vigour and duration of the connections.
He wound his trunk about the ape-man's body and lifted him to his broad neck in response to a gesture, and there would Korak lie at full length kicking his toes affectionately into the thick hide and brushing the flies from about the tender ears of his colossal chum with a leafy branch torn from a nearby tree by Tantor for the purpose.
Before the divine reached the close of the confession, however, Richard reappeared at the door, and, as he moved lightly across the room, he took up the response, in a voice that betrayed no other concern than that of not being heard.
He bowed very low in response to her friendly greeting.
There was no response, save the singing of the locust.
He spoke tauntingly, but there was no response, then he prodded the fallen man with the point of his spear.
But the boy's only response was, "En garde, cochon," and Beauchamp found himself taking the center of the stage in the place of his friend.
Bradley made no response, and in silence they continued until the outer edge of roofs was visible before them.
Skiff Miller shook his head, no longer belligerent, but kindly, quick to be generous in response to generousness.
Don't know what you're drivin' at," was the response.
No response could he draw from them, no help could he get.
I do not suppose she had ever really cared for her husband, and what I had taken for love was no more than the feminine response to caresses and comfort which in the minds of most women passes for it.
These types of evaluations and responses need to be done at strain levels and temperatures where the material is structurally and thermally stable, within an acceptable exposure time frame.
What can be said about this activity is that it raised the level of awareness about the importance of teacher responses on the part of pre-service teachers.
To address this problem, we initially studied the airway responses to inhaled PbTxs in a sheep model of asthma (Abraham et al.
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