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condition

Pronunciation: kon-dish'un

Definition:

  1. To train; to undergo conditioning.
  2. A certain response elicited by a specifiable stimulus or emitted in the presence of certain stimuli with reward of the response during prior occurrence.
  3. Referring to several classes of learning in the behavioristic branch of psychology.

[L. conditio, fr. condico, to agree]

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