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perfectionism

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noun per·fec·tion·ism \pər-ˈfek-shə-ˌniz-əm\

Medical Definition of perfectionism

  1. :  a disposition to regard anything short of perfection as unacceptable; especially :  the setting of unrealistically demanding goals accompanied by a disposition to regard failure to achieve them as unacceptable and a sign of personal worthlessness




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