1. classical conditioning conditioning that pairs a neutral stimulus with a stimulus that evokes a reflex; the stimulus that evokes the reflex is given whether or not the conditioned response occurs until eventually the neutral stimulus comes to evoke the reflex
  2. linguistic communication a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols
  3. malfunctioning not performing or able to perform its regular function
  4. line of questioning an ordering of questions so as to develop a particular argument
  5. functioning performing or able to perform its regular purpose
  6. control function an operation that controls the recording or processing or transmission of interpretation of data
  7. localisation of function (physiology) the principle that specific functions have relatively circumscribed locations in some particular part or organ of the body
  8. counter conditioning conditioning in which a second incompatible response is conditioned to an already conditioned stimulus
  9. pragmatic sanction an imperial decree that becomes part of the fundamental law of the land
  10. dysfunctional impaired in function; especially of a bodily system or organ
  11. logistic assessment a judgment of the logistic support required for some particular military operation
  12. logistic assistance assistance between and within military commands
  13. logistics supplying an operation with labor and materials as needed
  14. disfunction (medicine) any disturbance in the functioning of an organ or body part or a disturbance in the functioning of a social group
  15. linguistic string a linear sequence of words as spoken or written
  16. localization of function (physiology) the principle that specific functions have relatively circumscribed locations in some particular part or organ of the body
  17. dysfunction any disturbance in the working of an organ or body part
  18. sanctioning implying sanction or serving to sanction
  19. mathematical function (mathematics) a mathematical relation such that each element of a given set (the domain of the function) is associated with an element of another set (the range of the function)
  20. distinction a discrimination between things as different