declarative learning

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declarative learning,

n learning that evolves from procedural learning after language development. Char-acterized by analytical, language-based, memory-dependent approach to acquiring and retaining knowl-edge. See also procedural learning.
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Risperidone appeared significantly superior to clozapine and haloperidol in tests of declarative learning and memory; and there was a trend favoring the drug over olanzapine as well.