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abstract representation of a movement
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RPoldrack about six years ago.

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"Initial definition from http://www.psywww.com/intropsych/ch08_animals/action_patterns_aka_motor_programs.html"
NPicchetti (about seven years ago)

Term History

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Definition contributed by BGregory about seven years ago:a distinctive, stereotyped pattern of movement carried out by most healthy members of a species; such behaviors are species-typical but not unique to one species, many are shared by a wide variety of species.

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Definition contributed by BGregory about eight years ago:a distinctive, stereotyped pattern of movement carried out by most healthy members of a species; such behaviors are species-typical but not unique to one species, many are shared by a wide variety of species. (from http://www.psywww.com/intropsych/ch08_animals/action_patterns_aka_motor_programs.html)

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

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