THREAT DISPLAY

any of many different ritualized animal correspondence signals utilized to indicate that attack or aggression may occur.

THREAT DISPLAY: "Threat displays in animals range from ruffling of feathers to growling, and more."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "THREAT DISPLAY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/threat-display/ (accessed October 19, 2019).
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