menticide

noun

men·​ti·​cide ˈment-ə-ˌsīd How to pronounce menticide (audio)
: a systematic and intentional undermining of a person's conscious mind : brainwashing

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“Menticide.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/menticide. Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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