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what is the relationship between sensory adaptation and negative adaptation?

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    There both change over time

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    Sensory adaptation is the process in which changes in the sensitivity receptors occur in relation to the stimuli. Negative adaptation is the decrease in response of the sensory organs. Example, constant smokers may not notice the smell of cigarettes, but to a non-smoker, it is irritating.

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