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wish fulfillment

noun

Definition of WISH FULFILLMENT

:  the gratification of a desire especially symbolically (as in dreams, daydreams, or neurotic symptoms)

First Known Use of WISH FULFILLMENT

1908

wish fulfillment

noun wish ful·fill·ment \-mənt\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of WISH FULFILLMENT

:  the gratification of a desire especially symbolically (as in dreams or fantasies)

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