conditioned response(redirected from conditioned reflexes)
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A new or modified response elicited by a stimulus after conditioning. Also called conditioned reflex.
(Psychology) psychol a response that is transferred from the second to the first of a pair of stimuli. A well-known Pavlovian example is salivation by a dog when it hears a bell ring, because food has always been presented when the bell has been rung previously. Also called (esp formerly): conditioned reflex See also classical conditioning, unconditioned response
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|Noun||1.||conditioned response - an acquired response that is under the control of (conditional on the occurrence of) a stimulus|
acquired reflex, conditional reaction, conditional reflex, conditional response, conditioned reaction, conditioned reflex