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ambivert

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noun am·bi·vert \ˈam-bi-ˌvərt\

Definition of ambivert

  1. :  a person having characteristics of both extrovert and introvert



Origin and Etymology of ambivert

ambi- + -vert (as in introvert)


First Known Use: 1927


Medical Dictionary

ambivert

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noun am·bi·vert \ˈam-bi-ˌvərt\

Medical Definition of ambivert

  1. :  a person having characteristics of both extrovert and introvert




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