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something that incites especially a violent response

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In summary, attending to a restricted small subset of discriminative features within a stimulus presentation can produce a deleterious effect on skill acquisition.
Generally, lower-income and older households spent more of the stimulus than others.
According to Home and Lowe (1996), better performances on equivalence tests are observed when participants name each stimulus in the class, and/or when they name the stimulus class itself, which is to say, when participants say the same word in the presence of each of the class members (Dugdale & Lowe, 1990; Fields, 1996; Wulfert, Dougher & Greenway, 1991).
In this experiment, after stimulus onset, the premier expression was assumed to be the first measurable emotional response and was considered to be unaffected by conscious or unconscious manipulation, although the responses occurring subsequent to it were.
Experiment 2 in Eilifsen and Arntzen (2015) involved tests for trained conditional discriminations and stimulus equivalence presented 1 day, 2 weeks, and 4 weeks after conditional discrimination training and an immediately administered stimulus equivalence test.
Kuroda, who has been in office for five years, is facing doubts about his continuation in office and the effectiveness of stimulus measures that the apex bank has been pursuing following the global financial crisis.
In both training procedures, the responses were emitted using four buttons of the computer keyboard that corresponded to the position of stimulus presentation.
3 After several seconds, have the helper remove the stimulus, and stop feeding chicken.
These choice-based stimulus preference assessments have been studied extensively with individuals with severe disabilities with several notable findings.
8 trillion from 2009 to 2013 -- and vastly exceeded the stimulus packages alone.
In Branch's case, the Paxton campaign pointed to several publicly traded companies in which Branch or family members have owned stock and that, according to a federal database, also received money under the stimulus program, such as eBay, Paccar Inc.
Simultaneous stimulus preexposure enhances human tactile perceptual learning
The result showed that the rating in the current trial was systematically affected by the preceding stimulus and evaluations.
Once the stimulus project was completed, however, she had to let those workers go.