proposed by American euthologist Wallace Craig, the definitive reaction in a sequence of behavior targeted at the achievement of a need, generating a lessening of a specific trigger. Commonly referred to as the consummatory act.

CONSUMMATORY RESPONSE: "Consumartory responses are buried deep within the root of human beings."
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