APPETITIVE CONDITIONING

a type of Pavlovian or classical conditioning in which the unconditioned stimulus is a positive reinforcer that plays to the appetite, for example, food.

APPETITIVE CONDITIONING: "In appetitive conditioning, food for example, is provided as a reward following the presentation of a stimulus."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "APPETITIVE CONDITIONING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/appetitive-conditioning/ (accessed November 15, 2020).
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