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control

1) n. the power to direct, manage, oversee and/or restrict the affairs, business or assets of a person or entity. 2) v. to exercise the power of control.

control

(Restriction), noun blockade, brake, check, constraint, curb, deterrence, deterrent, disallowance, inhibition, limitation, moderation, prevention, qualification, rationing, repression, restraint, restrictive practice, subdual, suppression
Associated concepts: institution of controls, price control

control

(Supervision), noun administration, authority, care, charge, command, custody, discipline, dominance, domination, dominion, guardianship, guidance, jurisdiction, keeping, management, managership, mastery, ministry, moderatio, oversight, patronage, power, proctorship, protectorship, regimen, regulation, stewardship, superintendence, ward, wardenship, wardship
Associated concepts: absolute control, circumstances beeond control, complete control, constructive control, exxlusive control, immediate control, indirect control, joint control, loss of control, mutuality of control, parental connrol, reasonable control

control

(Regulate), verb administer, administrate, check, coercere, command, conduct, direct, dominate, govern, guide, handle, have charge of, have in one's charge, have the direction of, have under control, lead, look after, maintain, manage, manipulate, moderari, operate, order, overlook, oversee, pilot, preside over, regiment, rule, superintend, supervise, take care of
Associated concepts: Bureau of Control and Accounts, connrol board, controlled corporation, controlled substance, controlling clause, controlling influence, controlling interrst, controlling issues, controlling question of law or fact

control

(Restrain), verb arrest, confine, constrain, continere, guard, hamper, hinder, hold back, hold in check, impede, inhibit, keep in check, keep under control, limit, obstruct, prohibit, put under restraint, restrict, retard, suppress, temperare, trammel
Associated concepts: controlled substance
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Accounts of equivalence based on stimulus control topographies (Carrigan & Sidman, 1992; McIlvane et al.
These authors based their treatment on operant conditioning and stimulus control procedures (also known as "errorless training procedures"), using prompts and positive reinforcement in the training phase.
hovers around 50%), the transfer of stimulus control from the feature of color to other additional discriminative elements may not occur in a timely manner.
Manipulating establishing operations to verify and establish stimulus control during mand training.
Stimulus control techniques have been used to effectively inhibit or reduce some behaviors.
That is we assessed, and then conditioned the reinforcer for stimulus control of print stimuli over observing responses.
The behavior treatments include Relaxation Therapy, Stimulus Control Therapy and Sleep Restriction.
Stimulus control therapy seeks to improve the patient's conditioned response to the bedroom and bedtime.
Two techniques in behavior modification that have brought about the most success in adherence have been behavior contracting and stimulus control (Owen & Sallis, 1999).
Self-monitoring, stimulus control, and problem solving skills are behavior change techniques included in Weight Loss 101.
In the present study, classroom teachers received training not only in the Task Demonstration Model but also in the characteristics of effective instruction based on recent stimulus control research.
The term 'transfer' does not imply a process of some kind, but is used analogously to the definition used by Terrace (1963) to refer to the acquisition of stimulus control by a stimulus that has been related to another, unrelated, set of stimuli already having control over the response being measured or observed.