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Memory Consolidation - Reconsolidation - History
... shock therapy the disruption of the consolidated fear memory after shock administration led to further investigation into the concept ... Later research using Pavlovian fear conditioning on rats found that a consolidated fear memory can return to a labile state, with immediate amygdala infusions of the protein synthesis ... It was concluded that consolidated fear memory, when reactivated, enters a changeable state that requires de novo protein synthesis for new consolidation or reconsolidation of the old memory ...

More definitions of "consolidated":

  • (adj): Forming a solid mass.

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    Prestige is the shadow of money and power. Where these are, there it is. Like the national market for soap or automobiles and the enlarged arena of federal power, the national cash-in area for prestige has grown, slowly being consolidated into a truly national system.
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