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analysand

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noun anal·y·sand \ə-ˈna-lə-ˌsand\

Definition of analysand

  1. :  a person who is undergoing psychoanalysis



Origin and Etymology of analysand

analyse + -and (as in multiplicand)


First Known Use: 1917

Rhymes with analysand

adrenal gland, back of one's hand, Bechuanaland, cloud-cuckoo-land, digestive gland, endocrine gland, fantasyland, Franz Josef Land, head-in-the-sand, mammary gland, misunderstand, multiplicand, pineal gland, Somaliland, Sudetenland, to beat the band, vacationland, videoland, Witwatersrand


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analysand

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noun anal·y·sand \ə-ˈnal-ə-ˌsand\

Medical Definition of analysand

  1. :  one who is undergoing psychoanalysis




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