Origin of Pavlovian
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But this Pavlovian trigger cannot be effective indefinitely.
Could it just be that prison itself conditions a sort of pavlovian reaction to carve chess pieces?
Contrary to the Pavlovian GOP notion of Clinton, she is generally centrist in her views and approach.
Receiving a coffee-related gift triggers a Pavlovian response – elation, anticipation, a faux caffeine rush.Buying a Gift Card Is Really Making a Free Loan to Big Business|Daniel Gross|December 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
1931, from the theories, experiments, and methods of Russian physiologist Ivan Petrovich Pavlov (1849-1936), especially in connection with the salivary reflexes of dogs in response to mental stimulus of the sound of a bell (attested from 1911, in Pavloff [sic] method).