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An impact or blow; a musical, theatrical, or literary creation that gains great popularity; or a shot that reaches its target. In signal detection theory, a correct detection of a signal when it is present. See also memory operating characteristic, receiver operating characteristic. Compare correct rejection, false alarm (2), miss.

Subjects: Psychology.

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