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inhibition US English

A feeling that makes one self-conscious and unable to act in a relaxed and natural way

inhibition US Thesaurus

they overcame their inhibitions

over-inhibition US English

The state or fact of being over-inhibited.

proactive inhibition US English

The tendency of previously learned material to hinder subsequent learning

reactive inhibition US English

The inhibiting effect of fatigue or boredom on the response to a stimulus and ability to learn

reciprocal inhibition US English

Physiology inhibition of a physiological activity, especially the contraction of a muscle, by the action of an antagonist; compare reciprocal innervation.

retroactive inhibition US English

The tendency of later learning to hinder the memory of previously learned material