What is FIGURE-GROUND PERCEPTION?

a term given to our ability to discriminate between the background and the object in our field of vision. Impairment in this can impede learning ability.

FIGURE-GROUND PERCEPTION: "The figure-ground perception allows us to see the figure and the background."

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