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Psychiatry.
a method of encouraging desirable behavior, esp. in a hospital setting, by offering rewards of token money that can be exchanged for special food, access to television, and other bonuses.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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