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English definition of “Oedipal”


adjective     /ˈiː.dɪ.pəl/ US  /ˈe-/
belonging or relating to an Oedipus complex: Freud argued that all people go through an Oedipal phase of sexual development. Oedipal fantasiesScience of psychology and psychoanalysisMind and personality
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