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narcoanalysis

noun nar·co·anal·y·sis \ ˌnär-kō-ə-ˈnal-ə-səs \

medical Definition of narcoanalysis

plural narcoanalyses play \-ˌsēz\
: psychotherapy that is performed under sedation for the recovery of repressed memories together with the emotion accompanying the experience and that is designed to facilitate an acceptable integration of the experience in the patient's personality

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