introjection definition

  • noun:
    • the procedure wherein tips of another tend to be instinctively integrated into a person's own psyche.
    • The act of throwing within.
    • (psychoanalysis) the internalization associated with the moms and dad figures and their particular values; results in the synthesis of the superego
    • (therapy) unconscious internalization of components of the world (especially components of people) in the self in a way the internalized representation gets control of the emotional features of the additional items

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