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word association

noun [U] uk   us  
a method sometimes used in psychoanalysis in which the person being treated says the first word they think of when a particular word is said, which may help to discover how parts of the mind work
Translations of “word association”
in Chinese (Traditional) (心理學上的)詞聯想測驗…
in Chinese (Simplified) (心理学上的)词联想测验…
(Definition of word association from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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