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psychological

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adjective psy·cho·log·i·cal \ˌsī-kə-ˈläj-i-kəl\

Medical Definition of psychological

  1. 1a:  relating to, characteristic of, directed toward, influencing, arising in, or acting through the mind especially in its affective or cognitive functions <psychological phenomena> <the psychological aspects of a problem>b:  directed toward the will or toward the mind specifically in its conative function <psychological warfare>

  2. 2:  relating to, concerned with, deriving from, or used in psychology <psychological research> <psychological tests> <a psychological clinic>

psychologically \-ē\ adverb


Variants of psychological

also psychologic \-ik\play


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