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Wernicke'saphasia

 caused by damage to Wernicke'sarea in the brain, resulting indisruptions in processing and comprehension of speech input, whilst speech production remainsunimpaired. See also Broca's aphasia.

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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)