psy·​chog·​ra·​phy | \ sīˈkägrəfē \
plural -es

Definition of psychography

1 : automatic writing used for spiritualistic purposes
2 : the production of images of spirits upon sensitive plates without the use of a camera held to be accomplished by means of spiritualistic forces
3 [French psychographie, from psych- + -graphie -graphy] : the description of an individual's mental characteristics and their development : psychological biography

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psych- + -graphy

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“Psychography.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 May. 2021.

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