Meaning of “psychoanalysis” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “psychoanalysis” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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psychoanalysisnoun [ U ]

us /ˌsɑɪ·koʊ·əˈnæl·ə·sɪs/

a theory and method of treating mental illness in which a person is encouraged to talk about private thoughts and events to someone trained in this method

(Definition of “psychoanalysis” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)