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zone of optimal functioning (ZOF): "the range of physiological arousal within which an individual can perform at the peak of physical, mental, and skillful ability. Also called zone of individual optimal functioning (ZIOF)."
Zone of optimal functioning (ZOF). (2007). In G. R. VandenBos (Ed.), APA dictionary of psychology (p. 1011). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. Reference BF31 .A6 2007
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