habituation

[n] - a general accommodation to unchanging environmental conditions
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Habituation

The gradual acclimatisation or familiarisation with a phenomenon or set of circumstances to the point at which it goes unnoticed.
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Habituation

The process by which an organism ceases to respond to some recurring or familiar stimulus. See also: Psychoacoustics.
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Habituation

is a learning process in which a subject decreases his/her behavioural response to a repetitive stimulus
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Habituation

Ha·bit`u·a'tion (-ā'shŭn) noun [ Confer French habituation .] The act of habituating, or accustoming; the state of being habituated.
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habituation

1. <physiology> The tendency of some neurons to require either a stronger nerve signal or a longer recharge period before it can fire again, if it has been triggered recently. ... 2. <psychology> The disappearance of responsiveness to accustomed stimulation. It does not include drug habituation. ... (03 Jul 1999) ...
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habituation

noun a general accommodation to unchanging environmental conditions
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habituation

(hә-bich″u-a´shәn) the gradual adaptation to a stimulus or to the environment. the extinction of a conditioned reflex by repetition of the conditioned stimulus. older term denoting sometimes tolerance and other times a psychological dependence resulting from the repeated consumpti...
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Habituation

• (n.) The act of habituating, or accustoming; the state of being habituated.
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habituation

the waning of an animal`s behavioral response to a stimulus, as a result of a lack of reinforcement during continual exposure to the stimulus. It is ... [8 related articles]
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habituation

Type: Term Pronunciation: ha-bit′chū-ā′shŭn Definitions: 1. The process of forming a habit, referring generally to psychological dependence on the continued use of a drug to maintain a sense of well-being, which can result in drug addiction. 2. The method by which the nervous system reduces or inhibits responsiveness duri...
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Habituation

An example of non-associative learning in which there is a progressive diminution of behavioral response probability with repetition of a stimulus. It is another form of integration.
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HABITUATION

Learning process wherein the response to a repeated stimulus gradually declines, resulting eventually in the total absence of the response; becoming desensitized.
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Habituation

Habituation is a form of learning in which an organism decreases or ceases to respond to a stimulus after repeated presentations. Essentially, the organism learns to stop responding to a stimulus which is no longer biologically relevant. For example, organisms may habituate to repeated sudden loud noises when they learn these have no consequences....
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Habituation

An example of non-associative learning in which there is a progressive diminution of behavioral response probability with repetition of a stimulus. It is another form of integration.
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Habituation

Learning not to respond to a stimulus that provides no reward or punishment.
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habituation

a general accommodation to unchanging environmental conditions
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