RESURGENCE

A renewal of a response which has been reinforced and then stifled in an interval of extinction for another, secondarily learned response.

RESURGENCE: "In a display of resurgence, his habit became prominent again."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RESURGENCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/resurgence/ (accessed October 23, 2020).
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