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classical conditioning

The lesson was perfectly conceived classical conditioning.
Laura Hillenbrand  --  Seabiscuit
  psychology:  a type of associative learning that pairs a neutral stimulus with a stimulus that evokes a reflex; until the neutral stimulus by itself comes to evoke the reflex
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classical conditioning Pavlovian conditioning
Strongly Associated with:   operant conditioning
More rarely called "Pavlovian conditioning". Originally observed by Ivan Pavlov (1890s) when he noticed that rather than simply salivating in the presence of food, lab dogs began to salivate in the presence of the lab technician who normally fed them.
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  • The lesson was perfectly conceived classical conditioning.
    Laura Hillenbrand  --  Seabiscuit
  • NEO-PAVLOVIAN CONDITIONING ROOMS, announced the notice board.
    Aldous Huxley  --  Brave New World
  • The slower but infinitely surer methods of ectogenesis, neo-Pavlovian conditioning and hypnopaedia " And round her waist she wore a silver-mounted green morocco-surrogate cartridge belt, bulging (for Lenina was not a freemartin) with the regulation supply of contraceptives.
    Aldous Huxley  --  Brave New World
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Associated words [difficulty]:   classical conditioning [9] , cognitive dissonance [9] , social psychology [6] , clinical psychology [7] , cognitive psychology [8] , behaviorism [9] , cognitive dissonance [9] , developmental psychology [9]
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