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elaboration

 [e-lab″o-ra´shun]
1. the process of producing complex substances out of simpler materials.
2. in psychiatry, an unconscious mental process of expansion and embellishment of detail, especially of a symbol or representation in a dream.

e·lab·o·ra·tion

(ē-lab'ōr-ā'shŭn),
The process of working out in detail by labor and study.
[L. e-laborō, pp. -atus, to labor, endeavor, fr. labor, toil, to work out]

elaboration

Psychiatry An unconscious process of expansion and embellishment of detail, especially with reference to a symbol or representation in a dream

e·lab·o·ra·tion

(ē-lab'ŏr-ā'shŭn)
The process of working out in detail by labor and study.
[L. e-laborō, pp. -atus, to labor, endeavor, fr. labor, toil, to work out]

Patient discussion about elaboration

Q. I am using male enhancing drugs. I was told it can be dangerous can someone elaborate this for me? To get an ereaction and to enjoy from a full sex life I am using male enhancing drugs. I was told it can be dangerous with the drugs I take for my heart problems. Is it true?

A. yes, its dangerous,if you are taking prescribed meds for an erection,maybe you can try,rize2, its a natural herb,its about 5 dollars a pill,but ive taken it before and the effects lasted for 4 days,you can just think about sex and get an erection,rock hard,,,and it will last as long as you do,take a few mins break and go again, i took one about a month ago,for my wife,(annaversary)we had sex for three and a half hours,stopped for a break,then did it again for another two hours,it was great,two days later at work i say a little hottie,started thinking had to stop because of the rize in the levis, good luck give it a try, can find it at the porn stores,,!!!!!

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To study the nature of online group learning, most researchers have adopted a qualitative approach to measure knowledge elaboration. Through discourse analysis, Daradoumis and Marques (2002) investigated how distribution of cognition is transformed and becomes common to all group members in an online collaborative problem-solving situation.
(2015) at Great Smoky Mountain National Park provided an early attempt at scale development in measuring elaboration. Vezeau et al.
Information elaboration is expected to improve learning behavior.
These remarks shall be written down in front of each theme, in the column of remarks and propositions, accompanied by the solution foreseen for solving the nonequivalence, eventually for the urgency of solving (term of elaboration of a new standard, of revision, update, harmonization with international documents etc.).
Results indicate a statistically significant relationship between the two predictor variables and the dependent variables of elaboration, critical thinking, and metacognitive self-regulation (Wilks' Lambda = .37, F = 19.62, p < .001).
While musicians refer to the processes of memorization with the words "repetition" and "understanding" the score, psychologists use the terms elaboration and depth of processing.
Part 3 examines more closely the elaboration of the genealogical tree between 1200 and 1400, when an explosion of images took the tree model in new formal directions and put it to new uses.
Researchers have further indicated that knowledge elaboration is the key factor in collaborative learning (Denessen et al., 2008).
This report examines the effects of exposure to various elements of a civics curriculum on civic participation, two forms of political knowledge, internal political efficacy, political cynicism, news elaboration, discussion elaboration and various forms of interpersonal and mediated political communication behaviors.
In response to sub-scale items on the learning strategy scales, participants rated elaboration fairly high and peer learning fairly low as indicated by the Elaboration and Peer Learning sub-scale mean scores.
If conflicts arose regarding choice of role, conflict resolution was facilitated through discussion and story elaboration. In this respect, the children were allowed freedom to make changes in assigned roles and story events, thus exercising creativity, problem-solving, and conflict resolution skills.