SENSORY PRECONDITIONING By Nugent, Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 It is a form of Pavlovian conditioning by pairing 2 neutral stimuli as well as pairing one of those stimuli with an unconditioned stimulus. It is also known as sensory conditioning. SENSORY PRECONDITIONING: "Sensory preconditioning uses pairs of stimulus that are conditioned and unconditioned for responses." Related Psychology Terms FORWARD CONDITIONING BACKWARD CONDITIONING SECOND-ORDER CONDITIONING EXCITATORY CONDITIONING LATENT INHIBITION APPETITIVE CONDITIONING RANDOM CONTROL PSEUDOCONDITIONING SIMULTANEOUS CONDITIONING DELAY CONDITIONING Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "SENSORY PRECONDITIONING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sensory-preconditioning/ (accessed July 25, 2017).