unconditioned

unconditioned

[uhn-kuhn-dish-uhnd]
adjective
1.
not subject to conditions; absolute.
2.
Psychology. not proceeding from or dependent on a conditioning of the individual; natural; innate: unconditioned behavior. Compare conditioned ( def 3 ).

Origin:
1625–35; un-1 + conditioned

unconditionedness, noun
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unconditioned (ˌʌnkənˈdɪʃənd)
 
adj
1.  psychol Compare conditioned characterizing an innate reflex and the stimulus and response that form parts of it
2.  metaphysics unrestricted by conditions; infinite; absolute
3.  without limitations; unconditional
 
uncon'ditionedness
 
n

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