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Skinnerian

[ski-neer-ee-uh n] /skɪˈnɪər i ən/
noun
1.
a psychologist who follows behaviorist theories developed by B. F. Skinner.
adjective
2.
of or relating to theories developed by Skinner, especially concerning operant conditioning.
Origin of Skinnerian
1955-1960
1955-60; Skinner + -ian
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  • Such boys, however, were in a minority, the spirit of the place being decidedly Skinnerian.

    The Way of All Flesh Samuel Butler

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