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Exploratory Behavior

"Exploratory Behavior" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The tendency to explore or investigate a novel environment. It is considered a motivation not clearly distinguishable from curiosity.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Exploratory Behavior" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Exploratory Behavior" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 201 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 19 publications in 2016
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