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Meaning of CATHEXIS

Pronunciation:  ku'theksis

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  (psychoanalysis) the libidinal energy invested in some idea or person or object; "Freud thought of cathexis as a psychic analog of an electrical charge"
 

CATHEXIS is a 8 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: charge
 
 See Also: libidinal energy

 

 

 

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