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Introduction: Motivation

Description of Motivation

Motivation: mental process which causes organisms to seek a goal or satisfy a need; e.g., hunger, thirst, sex drive, etc.
Source: CRISP

Motivation: Those factors which cause an organism to behave or act in either a goal-seeking or satisfying manner. They may be influenced by physiological drives or by external stimuli.
Source: MeSH 2007

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