Medical Dictionary

instinctivist

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noun in·stinc·tiv·ist \-tiv-əst\

Medical Definition of instinctivist

  1. :  a person who views human behavior and social adaptation as the resultant of the interplay of various instinctive drives (as for survival) with environmental factors (as group relations)

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