ACTIVATION

noun. 1. in numerous memory theories, a feature of representational models (for example, nodes) which differs from weakened to sturdier, with a lot more firmly triggered representations contending for control handling. 2. the procedure related with notifying a body organ or internal system for behavior, especially the exciting of a body organ or system by an alternate.

ACTIVATION: "Activation occurs within a living body almost immediately when there is a threat of danger or presence of pain."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ACTIVATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/activation/ (accessed August 24, 2019).
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