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Medical Term:

schema

Pronunciation: ske'ma, ske-mah'ta

Definition:

  1. A plan, outline, or arrangement.
  2. In sensorimotor theory, the organized unit of cognitive experience.

Synonym(s): scheme

[G. schema, shape, form]

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