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In the writings of the US psychologist B(urrhus) F(rederic) Skinner (1904–90), a verbal utterance that makes a demand and is reinforced by fulfilment of the demand, a typical example being Please shut the door. Compare tact (2). [From (de)mand]

Subjects: Psychology.


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