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The act of transferring knowledge learned from one event to a novel event that is similar in some respect.
Learning and Memory
TDavis about six years ago.

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"Initial definition retrieved from http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/stimulus%20generalization"
NPicchetti (about seven years ago)

Term History

REVISION 3

Definition contributed by BGregory about seven years ago:the act or process whereby a learned response is made to a stimulus similar to but not identical with the conditioned stimulus.

REVISION 2

Definition contributed by BGregory about eight years ago:the act or process whereby a learned response is made to a stimulus similar to but not identical with the conditioned stimulus. (from merriam-webster.com)

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Definition contributed by SAdministrator about nine years ago:No definition submitted yet

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