cathectic

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adjective ca·thec·tic \kə-ˈthek-tik, ka-\

Definition of cathectic

  1. :  of, relating to, or invested with mental or emotional energy

Origin and Etymology of cathectic

New Latin cathexis


First Known Use: 1927


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cathectic

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adjective ca·thec·tic \kə-ˈthek-tik, ka-\

Medical Definition of cathectic

  1. :  of, relating to, or invested with mental or emotional energy

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