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Unconditioned response

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A type of response that is natural or needs not to be learned or conditioned, and is evoked by an unconditioned stimulus.


In classical conditioning, the unconditioned response is the salivation of dog when the latter sees the food (unconditioned stimulus).

Compare: conditioned response