Medical Definition of attachment
1: a strong emotional bond that an infant forms with a caregiver (such as a mother) especially when viewed as a basis for normal emotional and social development; also : the process by which an infant forms an attachment
2: the physical connection by which one thing is attached to another <sever the attachments of a muscle to a bone>
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