Lengua inglesa
behaviour or (US) behavior
1 way of behaving; manners good behaviour .
2 psychol a response to a stimulus.
behavioural adjective .
behaviourally adverb .
be on one's best behaviour to behave as well as one possibly can.

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behaviour therapy
noun , psychol a form of psychotherapy which aims to modify undesirable behaviour patterns, and is often used in the treatment of neuroses, eg phobias, which are assumed to be learned forms of behaviour.

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behaviourism or (US) behaviorism
noun , psychol the psychological theory that aims to interpret behaviour as being governed by conditioning as opposed to internal processes (eg thoughts) and claims that by changing behaviour patterns, it is possible to treat psychological disorders.
behaviourist noun .

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