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psychoanalysis

noun [U]
 
 
/ˌsaɪkəʊəˈnæləsɪs/
the treatment of mental problems by studying and talking about people's dreams, fears, and experiencesScience of psychology and psychoanalysisMind and personality
psychoanalytic
 
 
/ˌsaɪkəʊˌænəlˈɪtɪk/ adjective
relating to psychoanalysisScience of psychology and psychoanalysisMind and personality
Translations of “psychoanalysis”
in Korean 정신 분석…
in Arabic تَحليل نَفسي…
in Portuguese psicanálise…
in Catalan psicoanàlisi…
in Japanese 精神分析(療法)…
in Italian psicanalisi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 精神分析學,心理分析學…
in Russian психоанализ…
in Turkish ruhî çözümleme, psikanaliz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 精神分析学,心理分析学…
in Polish psychoanaliza…
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