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respondent

Law a person against whom a petition, esp in a divorce suit, or appeal is brought

respondent

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informant

any person replying to a social survey QUESTIONNAIRE or who answers questions in a social science INTERVIEW.
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As is the case with conditioned respondent behavior, the specific physiological means of replication, retention, and transmission with operant behavior could be said to be "neural changes.
From this kind of interaction analysis some objective aspects of respondent behavior as indicators of the respondent's skills are used.
To compare respondent behavior, data was obtained from audits of accounts receivable populations.
We should also stress, that using the term respondent-type training does not imply that the main behavioral process produced by this procedure is best characterized as respondent behavior (we shall return to this important issue in the General Discussion).