conditioned

[ kuhn-dish-uhnd ]
/ kənˈdɪʃ ənd /

adjective

existing under or subject to conditions.
characterized by a predictable or consistent pattern of behavior or thought as a result of having been subjected to certain circumstances or conditions.
Psychology. proceeding from or dependent on a conditioning of the individual; learned; acquired: conditioned behavior patterns.Compare unconditioned(def 2).
made suitable for a given purpose.
accustomed; inured.

Origin of conditioned

late Middle English word dating back to 1400–50; see origin at condition, -ed2

Related forms

non·con·di·tioned, adjectiveself-con·di·tioned, adjectivesem·i·con·di·tioned, adjectivewell-con·di·tioned, adjective

Definition for conditioned (2 of 2)

condition

[ kuh n-dish-uh n ]
/ kənˈdɪʃ ən /

noun

verb (used with object)

verb (used without object)

to make conditions.

Origin of condition

1275–1325; Middle English condicioun < Anglo-French; Old French < Latin condiciōn- (stem of condiciō) agreement, equivalent to con- con- + dic- say (see dictate) + -iōn- -ion; spelling with t by influence of Late Latin or Medieval Latin forms; compare French condition

SYNONYMS FOR condition

1 See state.
8 requirement, proviso.

Related forms

con·di·tion·a·ble, adjectiveun·con·di·tion, verb (used with object)
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British Dictionary definitions for conditioned (1 of 2)

conditioned

/ (kənˈdɪʃənd) /

adjective

psychol of or denoting a response that has been learnedCompare unconditioned
(foll by to) accustomed; inured; prepared by training

British Dictionary definitions for conditioned (2 of 2)

condition

/ (kənˈdɪʃən) /

noun

verb (mainly tr)

Word Origin for condition

C14: from Latin conditiō, from condīcere to discuss, agree together, from con- together + dīcere to say
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Medicine definitions for conditioned (1 of 2)

conditioned

[ kən-dĭshənd ]

adj.

Exhibiting or trained to exhibit a conditioned response.
Physically fit.

Medicine definitions for conditioned (2 of 2)

condition

[ kən-dĭshən ]

n.

A disease or physical ailment.
A state of health or physical fitness.

v.

To cause an organism to respond in a specific manner to a conditioned stimulus in the absence of an unconditioned stimulus.
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Idioms and Phrases with conditioned

condition


see in condition; mint condition; on condition that; out of condition.

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