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fight-or-flightresponse

a seriesof internal activities that are set off when an organism isfaced with a threat, in preparation of defending orattacking (fight) or fleeing to safety (flight).

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June 19th 2021

negativereinforcement

in operantconditioning, a method to increase the probability and strength of aresponse by removing or withholding an aversive stimuliĀ  (negative reinforcer)