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Etymology 1Edit

Introduced by B. F. Skinner.

NounEdit

mand (plural mands)

  1. (psychology) A verbal operant in which the response is reinforced by a characteristic consequence and is therefore under the functional control of relevant conditions of deprivation or aversive stimulation.

VerbEdit

mand (third-person singular simple present mands, present participle manding, simple past and past participle manded)

  1. (psychology) To produce a mand (verbal operant).

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

mand (plural mands)

  1. (obsolete) A demand.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for mand in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse maðr, from Proto-Germanic *mann-, from Proto-Indo-European *mánu- (person), *man-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mand c (singular definite manden, plural indefinite mænd)

  1. man (adult male human)

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch mande, from Proto-Germanic *mandō (basket).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑnt

NounEdit

mand f (plural manden, diminutive mandje n)

  1. basket

Derived termsEdit


Old EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *mandō (basket).

NounEdit

mand f

  1. basket

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