law of closure

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Related to law of closure: law of similarity, Commutative law
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: of closure - a Gestalt principle of organization holding that there is an innate tendency to perceive incomplete objects as complete and to close or fill gaps and to perceive asymmetric stimuli as symmetric
Gestalt law of organization, Gestalt principle of organization - a principle of Gestalt psychology that identifies factors leading to particular forms of perceptual organization
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