behavior pattern


noun

a recurrent way of acting by an individual or group toward a given object or in a given situation.

Nearby words

  1. behave,
  2. behavior,
  3. behavior disorder,
  4. behavior medicine,
  5. behavior modification,
  6. behavior therapy,
  7. behavioral,
  8. behavioral genetics,
  9. behavioral immunogen,
  10. behavioral medicine

Origin of behavior pattern

First recorded in 1955–60

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