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elicitationstimulation that calls up (draws forth) a particular class of behaviors; "the elicitation of his testimony was not easy"
kickthe sudden stimulation provided by strong drink (or certain drugs); "a sidecar is a smooth drink but it has a powerful kick"
stimulationany stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action
stimulusany stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action
stimulantany stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action
inputany stimulating information or event; acts to arouse action
turn-onsomething causing excitement or stimulating interest
turnoffsomething causing antagonism or loss of interest
negative stimulationsomething causing antagonism or loss of interest
conditioned stimulusthe stimulus that is the occasion for a conditioned response
reinforcing stimulus(psychology) a stimulus that strengthens or weakens the behavior that produced it
reinforcer(psychology) a stimulus that strengthens or weakens the behavior that produced it
reinforcement(psychology) a stimulus that strengthens or weakens the behavior that produced it
positive reinforcing stimulusa reinforcing stimulus that serves to increase the likelihood of the response that produces it
positive reinforcera reinforcing stimulus that serves to increase the likelihood of the response that produces it
negative reinforcing stimulusa reinforcing stimulus whose removal serves to decrease the likelihood of the response that produced it
negative reinforcera reinforcing stimulus whose removal serves to decrease the likelihood of the response that produced it
discriminative stimulusa stimulus that provides information about what to do
cuea stimulus that provides information about what to do
positive stimulusa stimulus with desirable consequences
negative stimulusa stimulus with undesirable consequences
bonusanything that tends to arouse; "his approval was an added fillip"
fillipanything that tends to arouse; "his approval was an added fillip"
joysomething or someone that provides pleasure; a source of happiness; "a joy to behold"; "the pleasure of his company"; "the new car is a delight"
delightsomething or someone that provides pleasure; a source of happiness; "a joy to behold"; "the pleasure of his company"; "the new car is a delight"