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cue

1. (in the theatre, films, music, etc.) anything spoken or done that serves as a signal to an actor, musician, etc., to follow with specific lines or action
2. Psychol the part of any sensory pattern that is identified as the signal for a response
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After the first cue, our participants had to encode the position of a second singleton cue in a second display for a saccade in a subsequent third display (see Figure 1).
Given the difficulty in quickly changing the task set between the cue and the target, more attentional resources are also assigned to processing the cue in discrimination than in detection tasks.
It had grooves in it at different depths and angles in which he rested his cue in. He was brilliant at using it.