manifest stimulus

manifest stimulus

[′man·ə‚fest ′stim·yə·ləs]
(psychology)
The obvious or external basis for anxiety, fear, or dread, such as the immediate or apparent cause for a phobic reaction.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Conversely, there are no previous findings to suggest that humans would manifest stimulus movement effects in learning and performance.