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behavior

noun actions, air, bearing, beliefs, carriage, character, comportment, conduct, consuetude, course, course of conduct, course of life, decorum, demeanor, habituation, habitude, inveteracy, line of conduct, manner, manner of life, manners, matter of course, mien, mode of action, mores, personal bearing, presence, propriety, ritual, ritualism, routine, way of acting, way of life
Associated concepts: bad behavior, contemptuous behavior, good behavior, indecent behavior
Foreign phrases: Ad vitam aut culpam.For life, or until guilty of misbehavior. De bono gestu. For or during good behavior.
See also: conduct, custom, demeanor, deportment, manner, modus operandi, practice, presence, procedure, protocol, way
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First, we hypothesized that more highly religious individuals would report lower levels of sexual congruence, even when controlling for objective levels of sexual behavior (similar to Grubbs et al.
The YRBS, which is released biennially, tracks a variety of health risk behaviors, including sexual behaviors that contribute to unintended pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), including HIV, among a representative sample of high school students.
Another issue is special features related to researches of sensitive subjects such as sexual behavior.
The study into whether hip width or waist-to-hip ratio was a better predictor of a woman's sexual behavior was conducted among 148 women between 18 and 26 years old.
This study aimed to investigate whether an upper level seminar in human sexuality would increase students' content related knowledge and whether it would promote acceptance and a greater appreciation for the varieties of typical human sexual behavior in women.
Concerning sexual behavior, men reported more sexual partners when they were not hooked up to the lie detector than when they were.
Additionally, most research that has examined the relationship between religiosity and sexual behavior, has included measures of sexual behavior that focus on participation in sexual intercourse (e.
The new result "opens now quite a lot of fascinating avenues," including questions about where, when and how serotonin exerts its control over mouse sexual behavior, says Harvard molecular neuroscientist Catherine Dulac.
At Stepping Stone of San Diego we have learned that addressing sexual behavior and sexual shame are important elements in providing comprehensive addiction treatment and in laying a solid foundation for long-term recovery.
Individuals were asked about risky sexual behavior associated with HIV exposure during the 12-month periods before and after treatment.
This paper provides an overview of the disorders, the literature regarding sexual behavior among this population, and the sexuality education designed for individuals with ASD.

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