Kleinian

adjective
Klein·​ian | \ ˈklī-nē-ən How to pronounce Kleinian (audio) \

Medical Definition of Kleinian

: of, relating to, or according with the psychoanalytic theories or practices of Melanie Klein

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“Kleinian.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Kleinian. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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