a gestalt psychology factor wherein the initial grouping observed in a demonstration based upon unbiased aspects, like spatial location, will remain as the demonstration modifies and will continue to be observed whenever the grouping is unbaisedly ambiguous

OBJECTIVE SET: "The objective set was skewed and therefore, the experiment was considered invalid."
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