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psychologynoun [U]

us   /sɑɪˈkɑl·ə·dʒi/ short form psych
the scientific study of how the mind works and how it influences behavior, or the influence of character on a particular person’s behavior: She took a course in abnormal psychology.
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psychologynoun [U]

uk   /saɪˈkɒl.ə.dʒi/ us   /saɪˈkɑː.lə.dʒi/
B2 the scientific study of the way the human mind works and how it influences behaviour, or the influence of a particular person's character on their behaviour : She studied psychology at Harvard. a lecturer in psychology child psychology the psychology of the soldier
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(Definition of psychology from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “psychology”
in Korean 심리학…
in Arabic عِلم نَفس…
in Malaysian psikologi…
in French psychologie…
in Russian психология, психика…
in Chinese (Traditional) 心理學…
in Italian psicologia…
in Turkish ruhbilim, psikoloji, (kişi) psikoloji…
in Polish psychologia, psychika…
in Spanish psicología…
in Vietnamese tâm lý học…
in Portuguese psicologia…
in Thai จิตวิทยา…
in German die Psychologie…
in Catalan psicologia…
in Japanese 心理学…
in Chinese (Simplified) 心理学…
in Indonesian psikologi…
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