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Behavior definition: The observable response a person makes to any situation.
behavior definition: human or animal activity studied in terms of motivation, direction, result, emotion, perception, or etiology.
behavior definition: The specific actions or reactions of an organism in response to external or internal stimuli. Patterned activity of a whole organism in a manner dependent upon some combination of that organism's internal state and external conditions. [GOC:ems, ISBN:0395448956]
BEHAVIOR definition: Observable responses, actions, or activities of the client fitting the occasion or purpose
Behavior definition: The actions or reactions of an object or organism, usually in relation to the environment or surrounding world of stimuli.
Conation definition: The conscious tendency to act, usually an aspect of mental process.
Drinking Behavior definition: Behaviors associated with the ingesting of water and other liquids; includes rhythmic patterns of drinking (time intervals - onset and duration), frequency and satiety.
drinking behavior definition: The specific actions or reactions of an organism relating to the intake of liquids, especially water. [GOC:jl, http://cancerweb.ncl.ac.uk/]
Feeding Behavior definition: Behavioral responses or sequences associated with eating including modes of feeding, rhythmic patterns of eating, and time intervals.
nutrient intake activity definition: nutrients taken in, whether ingested or by parenteral routes.
eating behavior definition: The specific actions or reactions of an organism relating to the intake of food, any substance (usually solid) that can be metabolized by an organism to give energy and build tissue. [GOC:jl, ISBN:01928006X]
feeding behavior definition: Behavior associated with the intake of food. [GOC:mah]
Ingestive Behavior definition: Eating habits and their role in human disease
Impulsive Behavior definition: An act performed without delay, reflection, voluntary direction or obvious control in response to a stimulus.
impulsive behavior definition: act performed without delay, reflection, voluntary direction or obvious control in response to a stimulus.
Maternal Behavior definition: The behavior patterns associated with or characteristic of a mother.
maternal behavior definition: behavior patterns associated with or characteristic of a mother.
maternal behavior definition: Female behaviors associated with the care and rearing of offspring. [GOC:curators]
Paternal Behavior definition: The behavior patterns associated with or characteristic of a father.
paternal behavior definition: behavior patterns associated with or characteristic of a father.
paternal behavior definition: Male behaviors associated with the care and rearing offspring. [GOC:go_curators]
reproductive behavior definition: The specific actions or reactions of an organism that are associated with reproduction. [GOC:jl]
Reproductive Behavior definition: Human behavior or decision related to REPRODUCTION.
Social Behavior definition: Any behavior caused by or affecting another individual, usually of the same species.
social behavior definition: behavior affecting or in response to other individuals, usually of the same species.
social behavior definition: Behavior that occurs predominantly, or only, in individuals that are part of a group. [PMID:12848939]
Hyperkinesis definition: Excessive movement of muscles of the body as a whole, which may be associated with organic or psychological disorders.
visual behavior definition: The actions or reactions of an organism in response to a visual stimulus. [GOC:jic]
Behavior-Related Disorder definition: A specific behavioral problem that occurs in persistent patterns and characteristic clusters and that causes clinically significant impairment.
adult behavior definition: Behavior in a fully developed and mature organism. [GOC:mah, ISBN:0877797099]
adult feeding behavior definition: Feeding behavior in a fully developed and mature organism. [GOC:mah]
adult locomotory behavior definition: Locomotory behavior in a fully developed and mature organism. [GOC:ai]
adult walking behavior definition: The actions or reactions of an adult relating to the progression of that organism along the ground by the process of lifting and setting down each leg. [GOC:jic, ISBN:0198606907]
flight behavior definition: The response to external or internal stimuli that results in the locomotory process of flight. Flight is the self-propelled movement of an organism through the air. [GOC:jic, ISBN:0198606907]
chemosensory behavior definition: Behavior that is dependent upon the sensation of chemicals. [GOC:go_curators]
chemosensory jump behavior definition: The sudden, usually upward, movement off the ground or other surface through sudden muscular effort in the legs, following exposure to a chemical substance. [GOC:jic]
olfactory behavior definition: The actions or reactions of an organism in response to an odor. [GOC:jic]
larval feeding behavior definition: Feeding behavior in a larval (immature) organism. [GOC:mah]
grooming behavior definition: The specific actions or reactions of an organism relating to grooming, cleaning and brushing to remove dirt and parasites. [GOC:jl]
larval behavior definition: Behavior in a larval form of an organism, an immature organism that must undergo metamorphosis to assume adult characteristics. [GOC:mah, ISBN:0877797099]
larval locomotory behavior definition: Locomotory behavior in a larval (immature) organism. [GOC:ai]
larval walking behavior definition: The actions or reactions of a larval organism relating to the progression of that organism along the ground by the process of lifting and setting down each leg. [GOC:go_curators]
locomotory behavior definition: The specific movement from place to place of an organism in response to external or internal stimuli. Locomotion of a whole organism in a manner dependent upon some combination of that organism's internal state and external conditions. [GOC:dph]
mechanosensory behavior definition: Behavior that is dependent upon the sensation of a mechanical stimulus. [GOC:go_curators]
mating behavior definition: The behavioral interactions between organisms for the purpose of mating, or sexual reproduction resulting in the formation of zygotes. [GOC:ai, GOC:dph]
courtship behavior definition: The behavioral interactions between organisms for the purpose of attracting sexual partners. [GOC:ai, GOC:dph]
female courtship behavior definition: The actions or reactions of a female, for the purpose of attracting a sexual partner. [GOC:bf]
male courtship behavior definition: The actions or reactions of a male, for the purpose of attracting a sexual partner. [GOC:mtg_sensu]
rhythmic behavior definition: The specific actions or reactions of an organism that recur with measured regularity. [GOC:jl]
thermosensory behavior definition: Behavior that is dependent upon the sensation of temperature. [GOC:ems]
optokinetic behavior definition: The actions or reactions of an organism pertaining to movement of the eyes and of objects in the visual field, as in nystagmus. [GOC:jic, http://www.mercksource.com]
phototaxis definition: The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to light. [GOC:jl, ISBN:0192800981]
gravitaxis definition: The directed movement of a motile cell or organism in response to gravity. [GOC:jic, GOC:jl]
regulation of behavior definition: Any process that modulates the frequency, rate or extent of behavior, the specific actions or reactions of an organism in response to external or internal stimuli. [GOC:go_curators]
mating behavior, sex discrimination definition: The actions or reactions of individuals for the purpose of discriminating between the sexes, for the purpose of finding a suitable mating partner. [GOC:jic, PMID:12486700]
negative gravitaxis definition: The directed movement of a motile cell or organism away from the source of gravity. [GOC:jic]
positive gravitaxis definition: The directed movement of a motile cell or organism towards the source of gravity. [GOC:jic]
negative phototaxis definition: The directed movement of a cell or organism away from a source of light. [GOC:ai]
larval foraging behavior definition: The movement of a larva through a feeding substrate whilst feeding on food. [PMID:12848927]
turning behavior definition: Fine-tuning the spatial position of an organism in response to variability in their environment. For example, reorientation of an organism in the direction of a food source. [PMID:10880478]
larval turning behavior definition: Fine-tuning the spatial position of a larva in response to variability in their environment. For example, reorientation of a larva in the direction of a food source. [PMID:10880478]
larval wandering behavior definition: The movement of a third instar larva through a substrate in search of a pupation site. This movement occurs without feeding and is characterized by short bursts of forward movement, separated by stops and repeated side-to-side head probes, followed normally by a change in direction. [PMID:12848927, PMID:12956960]
larval burrowing behavior definition: Digging into the substrate by non-feeding larvae in search for food-free sites suitable for pupation. [PMID:12848927, PMID:12848939]
hatching behavior definition: The specific actions or reactions of an organism during the emergence from an egg shell. In Drosophila for example, the larva swings its head reiteratively through a semicircular arc, using its mouth hooks to tear apart the chorion in front of it and thus free itself from within the egg shell. [PMID:10436051]
auditory behavior definition: The actions or reactions of an organism in response to a sound. [GOC:rc]
locomotion during locomotory behavior definition: Self-propelled movement of a cell or organism from one location to another in a behavioral context; the aspect of locomotory behavior having to do with movement. [GOC:mah]
host-seeking behavior definition: The specific actions or reactions of an organism that are associated with finding a host organism; may include behavioral responses to light, temperature, or chemical emanations from the prospective host. [GOC:mah, PMID:11931033]
behaviour definition: [1] Verhaltensweise von Tieren, Maschinen oder Substanzen [2] soziales Benehmen eines Menschen
demand behaviour definition: [1] Nachfrageverhalten
supply behaviour definition: [1] Anbieterverhalten
behaviour definition: Tenue (façon de se tenir), comportement, procédé.
deportment definition: Procédé, conduit, manière de se tenir.
conduct definition: Conduite, manière de se tenir, procédé.
 
 
deGerman
Verhalten definition: [1] das, was jemand tut oder lässt und auf welche Weise
 
frFrench
comportement definition: Manière de se comporter, attitude.
procédé definition: Conduite, manière d’agir d’une personne envers une autre.
procédé definition: Il se dit absolument, au pluriel, des Bons procédés.
procédé definition: En termes d’Arts et de sciences, désigne la Méthode qu’il faut suivre pour exécuter quelque ouvrage, pour faire quelque opération.
procédé definition: Et de beaux- Arts, il s’emploie dans le sens d’Artifice, de moyens en quelque sorte mécaniques qui remplacent l’inspiration, le naturel, la spontanéité.
procédé definition: En termes de jeu de Billard, il désigne la Lamelle de cuir qui est appliquée au petit bout d’une queue de billard et que l’on frotte de craie.