compartmentalization

noun
com·​part·​men·​tal·​iza·​tion
variants: or British compartmentalisation \kəm-​ˌpärt-​ˌment-​ᵊl-​ə-​ˈzā-​shən \

Medical Definition of compartmentalization 

: isolation or splitting off of part of the personality or mind with lack of communication and consistency between the parts

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