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mental block

noun [C] uk   us  
If you have a mental block about something, you cannot understand it or do it because something in your mind prevents you: He has a mental block about names - he just can't remember them.
Translations of “mental block”
in Chinese (Traditional) 心理阻隔, 思維阻斷…
in Chinese (Simplified) 心理阻隔, 思维阻断…
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