goal-directed goal-directed

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having a purpose

Usage(s):

  • Sir As the proponent of a dynamic, flexible, goal-directed foreign policy, Henry Kissinger is the perfect man to shake up Foggy Bottom.

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  • The rats' behavioral changes were reflected by alterations in their underlying neural circuitry, Angier writes, noting that "regions of the brain associated with executive decision-making and goal-directed behaviors had shriveled, while, conversely,...
    on Aug 22, 2009 By: Natalie Angier Source: Press-Register - al.com

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