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natural selection

a principle of Darwins theory of evolution that animals that have adapted better to their environment allows some members of a species to produce more offspring thatothers, as a result of possessing advantageous traits that improvesurvival chances and increase reproductive success.

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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)