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encounter group


encounter group

noun en·coun·ter group \in-ˈkant-ər, en-\

Definition of ENCOUNTER GROUP

:  a usually leaderless and unstructured group that seeks to develop the capacity of the individual to express feelings and to form emotional ties by unrestrained confrontation of individuals (as by physical contact, uninhibited verbalization, or nudity)—compare t-group
February 26, 2015
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Tending to find fault and raise objections
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