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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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Behavioral reduction of overt hallucinatory behavior in a chronic schizophrenic.
The patients' average Mini-Mental State Exam score was 15 and the Brief Psychiatric Rating Scale (BPRS) for conceptual disorganization, suspiciousness, or hallucinatory behavior showed moderately severe psychopathology with a fairly wide range.
Remission was defined according to expert standards as scores of mild, minimal, or absent for at least 6 months on the following PANSS items: delusions, concept disorganization, hallucinatory behavior, unusual thought content, mannerisms and posturing, blunted affect, passive/apathetic social withdrawal, and lack of spontaneity and flow of conversation.