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operationaldefinition

 a definition of a variable or condition on the basis of the exact operation orprocedure that determines its existence and makes it usable. Variables can be identified by factors that are manipulated ormeasured.

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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 stimuli  (negative reinforcer)