TERMIUM Plus®

The Government of Canada’s terminology and linguistic data bank.

AVOIDANCE REACTION [2 records]

Record 1 2011-05-31

English

Subject field(s)
  • Human Behaviour
DEF

Behavior in which the individual moves away from a stimulus.

Key term(s)
  • avoiding reaction

French

Domaine(s)
  • Comportement humain
CONT

Il est remarquable que la réaction d'évitement n'apparaît qu'à partir d'un certain rythme cardiaque [...]

Spanish

Save record 1

Record 2 1998-08-19

English

Subject field(s)
  • Environmental Studies and Analyses
  • Animal Behaviour
CONT

The third element in the experimental approach was designed to determine if the effluent would cause an avoidance reaction even though it was not toxic to the fish. To this end, drogue, dye dispersion, bathymetric and current meter studies were conducted at the proposed effluent discharge site.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Études et analyses environnementales
  • Comportement animal
CONT

Le troisième élément de l'approche expérimentale consistait à déterminer si l'effluent, même sans être toxique, entraînerait une réaction d'évitement de la part des poissons. A cette fin, des études au moyen de dragues à courant, de dispersion de colorant, de courantomètres ainsi que des études de bathymétrie ont été effectuées à l'emplacement proposé pour le déversement de l'effluent.

OBS

Voir aussi «réaction de fuite».

Spanish

Save record 2

Copyright notice for the TERMIUM Plus® data bank

© Public Works and Government Services Canada, 2020
TERMIUM Plus®, the Government of Canada's terminology and linguistic data bank
A product of the Translation Bureau

Features

Language Portal of Canada

Access a collection of Canadian resources on all aspects of English and French, including quizzes.

Writing tools

The Language Portal’s writing tools have a new look! Easy to consult, they give you access to a wealth of information that will help you write better in English and French.

Glossaries and vocabularies

Access Translation Bureau glossaries and vocabularies.

Date Modified: