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behavior modification Syllabification: be·ha·vior mod·i·fi·ca·tion

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Definition of behavior modification in English:

noun

1The alteration of behavioral patterns through the use of such learning techniques as biofeedback and positive or negative reinforcement.
2 another term for behavior therapy.

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