1. with regard to Pavlovian conditioning, a lessening in reacting to two (or presumably more) conditioned stimulants whenever they're linked into a doubled stimulant and then coupled with the unconditioned stimulants formerly utilized to mandate each portion of the compound as a sole conditioned stimulant.

OVEREXPECTATION: "Over-expectation is most highly correlated with Pavlovian methods, but does indeed apply to other arenas of psychology and science."
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