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stimulus
used in Gifted Hands

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Definition
something that creates growth or excitement, or something that causes an action
in various senses, including:
  • economic stimulus — something that makes the economy grow
  • biological or psychological stimulus — something that makes the body react in a particular way such as when more light make the eye pupil shrink, or when lack of sleep causes stress
  • Her blood pressure gradually worsened, and she was losing what little function, purposeful movement, and response to stimuli she had.
    p. 167.7

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