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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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TABLE 2 Relationship effects of mismanaged Type A behavior pattern Time urgency Impairs connection with others Polyphasia Yields poor communication and empathy Impatience Increase stress on others Perfectionism Increase criticism of others and lowers levels of positively reinforcing interactions with others Irritation/ Increases alienation and wounding of others Hostility Controlling Others stop self-disclosing or avoid interacting with the Type A Competitiveness Others avoid the Type A in order to escape being "put down"
Women and Type A Behavior Pattern:Review and Commentary.
Sterndorff B, Smith DF: Normal Values for Type A Behavior Patterns in Danish Men and Women and in Potential High-Risk Groups.