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general adaptation syndrome (GAS)

a model,proposed by Hans Selye, depicting physiological mechanismsthat occur in response to a stressor over an extended periodof time. There are three stages

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negativereinforcement

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