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Meaning of “Oedipal” in the English Dictionary

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uk   /ˈiː.dɪ.pəl/  us   /ˈe-/
relating to an Oedipus ​complex: Freud ​argued that all ​people go through an Oedipal phase of ​sexualdevelopment. Oedipal ​fantasies
(Definition of Oedipal from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Oedipal”
in Chinese (Simplified) 恋母情结的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 戀母情結的…
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