Medical Dictionary

overidentification

noun over·iden·ti·fi·ca·tion \ -ī-ˌdent-ə-fə-ˈkā-shən \

medical Definition of overidentification

:excessive psychological identification
  • overidentification with his father

overidentify

play \-ī-ˈdent-ə-ˌfī\ intransitive verb -fied; -fying

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