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John Zelenski, a psychology professor at Carleton University in Ottawa, has studied introversion extensively.
Knutson told me that Russell’s limited commercial success during his lifetime was in part a result of his relentless perfectionism and introversion.
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Origin and Etymology of introversion
intro- + -version (as in diversion)
First Known Use: 1654See Words from the same year
Medical Definition of introversion
1: the act of directing one's attention toward or getting gratification from one's own interests, thoughts, and feelings
2: the state or tendency toward being wholly or predominantly concerned with and interested in one's own mental life—compare extroversion
introversive\-ˈvər-siv, -ziv\play adjective
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