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Psychonomic Society Copyright Statement
With certain exceptions (e.g., works written by U.S. government employees), authors of accepted manuscripts are required to transfer copyright to the Psychonomic Society before the work will be published. The author warrants that his/her contribution is original and that he/she has full power to make this grant. The author signs for and accepts responsibility for releasing this material on behalf of any and all co-authors. The copyright transfer covers the exclusive right and license to reproduce, publish, distribute and archive the article in all forms and media of expression now known or developed in the future, including reprints, translations, photographic reproductions, microform, electronic form (offline, online) or any other reproductions of similar nature.
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