an negative stimulant which can act as a negative supporter of behavior, in serious cases because it inflicts pain or injury to the encountering living being and in less severe cases because it is unpleasant.

NOXIOUS STIMULUS: "The noxious stimulus did aide Jerry in decreasing the frequency at which he drank."
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