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cocktail party effect

refers to (,I) a person's ability to concentrate on just oneconversation although others are going on all around and (b)the way a person engaged in (attending to) one conversationwill nevertheless hear their own class="d-title" name if it is mentioned ina nearby conversation.

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June 22nd 2021

cognitive neuroscience

a hybrid discipline aimed at identifying the biologicalbases of cognitive processes by combining techniques forthe study of cognitive processes with measures of physiological processes.