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ego ideal

noun

Definition of EGO IDEAL

:  the standards, ideals, and ambitions that according to psychoanalytic theory are assimilated from the superego

First Known Use of EGO IDEAL

1922
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ego ideal

noun

Medical Definition of EGO IDEAL

:  the positive standards, ideals, and ambitions that according to psychoanalytic theory are assimilated from the superego

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