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refers to the cognitive processing of the meanings of a stimulus

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semantic processing
is a kind of

  • spreading activation
  • semantic processing
    is a part of

  • semantic categorization
  • are a kind of
    semantic processing

    No associations
    are a part of
    semantic processing

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    Tasks that are asserted to measure semantic processing

    Task Contrast Measure

    word-picture verification task
    • response time to non-matching minus response time to matching

    semantic anomaly judgement task
    • accuracy on semantically anomalous sentences minus accuracy on semantically correct sentences
    • d' (difference between correct identifications and false alarms)

    word generation task
    • number of words divided by time

    category fluency test
    • total correct responses for all categories

    semantic association task
    • accuracy of participant minus average accuracy of controls