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ordinate

 when plotting data on agraph, the ordinate refers to information on the vertical or y axis of the graph. The dependentvariable is plotted on this axis.

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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)