self-analysis

noun self-anal·y·sis \ ˌself-ə-ˈna-lə-səs \

Definition of self-analysis

: a systematic attempt by an individual to understand his or her own personality without the aid of another person

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1821

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self-analysis

noun self-anal·y·sis \ -ə-ˈnal-ə-səs \

medical Definition of self-analysis

plural self-analyses \-ˌsēz\
: a systematic attempt by an individual to understand his or her own personality without the aid of another person

self-analytical

\-ˌan-ə-ˈlit-i-kəl\ also self-analytic \-ik\ adjective

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