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Involving, relating to, or emphasizing behaviour.‘closely related species have similar behavioural patterns’‘a behavioural approach to children's language’
- ‘Only one pair was observed at a time in order to time behavioral patterns precisely.’
- ‘Procedures used in behavioral experiments have been described in detail elsewhere.’
- ‘In the end the sound of the bell alone was enough to bring about a behavioural response - the dog began drooling.’
- ‘Second, this fear of a specific concrete object allowed use of a behavioral approach test.’
- ‘Autonomic responses are among the richest sources of adaptive behavioral patterns.’
- ‘The data provided a rich set of examples of physical and behavioural symptoms.’
- ‘At a concrete level, this learning is reflected by changes in the behavioural data.’
- ‘Prey show the same response, regardless of the behavioral state of the predator.’
- ‘New research is also connecting heart problems to behavioral patterns and social conditioning.’
- ‘The social and behavioral goals that we achieved were beyond our hopes and imagination!’
- ‘We recognize that this single test may reflect the total effect of several behavioral traits.’
- ‘Patient-doctor relationships are generated by different behavioural patterns.’
- ‘Autism causes behavioural patterns that can be deeply distressing to all concerned.’
- ‘It is in this context that we began our studies of behavioral choice in the leech.’
- ‘Our suspicion in that we might see effects in a different behavioral context.’
- ‘The entire behavioral record for each ape was scored independently by two observers.’
- ‘Indeed, the interplay between prey and predator is a central theme of behavioral ecology.’
- ‘At the start, males usually called and displayed behavioral threats to each other.’
- ‘Food in the stomach does not appear to alter the kinetics or behavioral effects of the medication.’
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