Definition of decenter
: to cause to lose or shift from an established center or focus; especially : to disconnect from practical or theoretical assumptions of origin, priority, or essence decenter Western conceptions of history — Ernest Larsen
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The technical term is decentering, seeing one’s thoughts as thoughts, without emotional attachment to the thoughts.
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