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wordrecognition threshold

 is the minimum exposure of a word necessary torecognise and identify it. The threshold is set as the point at which the word can be correctlyrecognised 50 per cent of the time when presented.

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Psychology term of the day

June 19th 2021


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