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generalization

noun gen·er·al·iza·tion

Medical Definition of generalization

  1. 1:  the action or process of becoming widespread or diffuse <secondary generalization of a partial seizure>

  2. 2:  the act or process whereby a learned response is made to a stimulus similar to but not identical with the conditioned stimulus



Variants of generalization

or British generalisation \ˌjen-(ə-)rə-lə-ˈzā-shən\play


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