dishabituation

noun
dis·​ha·​bit·​u·​a·​tion | \ ˌdis-hə-ˌbich-ə-ˈwā-shən How to pronounce dishabituation (audio) \

Medical Definition of dishabituation

: restoration to full strength of a response that has become weakened by habituation

Other Words from dishabituation

dishabituate \ -​ˈbich-​ə-​ˌwāt How to pronounce dishabituate (audio) \ verb dishabituated; dishabituating

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“Dishabituation.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dishabituation. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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