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spontaneous recovery

noun

Definition of SPONTANEOUS RECOVERY

:  reappearance of an extinguished conditioned response without positive reinforcement
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First Known Use of SPONTANEOUS RECOVERY

1943
Medical Dictionary

spontaneous recovery

noun

Medical Definition of SPONTANEOUS RECOVERY

:  reappearance of an extinguished conditioned response without positive reinforcement

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