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psychoanalytic

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adjective psy·cho·an·a·lyt·ic \-ˌa-nə-ˈli-tik\

Definition of psychoanalytic

  1. :  of, relating to, or employing psychoanalysis or its principles and techniques

psychoanalytically play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


1906

First Known Use of psychoanalytic

1906

Variants of psychoanalytic

also psychoanalytical play \-ti-kəl\

Medical Dictionary

psychoanalytic

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adjective psy·cho·an·a·lyt·ic \-ˌan-əl-ˈit-ik\

Medical Definition of psychoanalytic

  1. :  of, relating to, or employing psychoanalysis or its principles and techniques

psychoanalytically \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb


Variants of psychoanalytic

also psychoanalytical \-i-kəl\play


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