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decondition

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verb de·con·di·tion \ˌdē-kən-ˈdi-shən\

Definition of decondition

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to cause extinction of (a conditioned response)

  3. 2 :  to cause to lose physical fitness



1941

First Known Use of decondition

1941


Medical Dictionary

decondition

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transitive verb de·con·di·tion \ˌdē-kən-ˈdish-ən\

Medical Definition of decondition

  1. 1:  to cause to lose physical fitness <inactivity deconditions a bedridden person>

  2. 2:  to cause extinction of (a conditioned response)




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