SATIATION

Cessation of a desire or need by satisfaction of that desire or need. Short-term waning of a reinforcer's efficacy after it has been presented repetitively.

SATIATION: "The satiation of hunger can be a wonderful feeling."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "SATIATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/satiation/ (accessed September 24, 2018).
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