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superego

noun [C] uk   /ˌsuː.pəˈriː.ɡəʊ/  us   /-pɚˈiː.ɡoʊ/ (plural superegos) specialized
in psychoanalysis , the part of your mind that knows what is right and what is wrong, and causes you to feel guilty when you do something wrong
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in Chinese (Traditional) (心理分析中的)超我…
in Chinese (Simplified) (心理分析中的)超我…
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