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Abreaction Definition

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[n] (psychoanalysis) purging of emotional tensions


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Synonyms

catharsis, katharsis

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purge, purging

Misc. Definitions

\Ab`re*ac"tion\, n. [Pref. ab- + reaction, after G. Abreagirung.] (Psychotherapy) See {Catharsis}, below.

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