suppression definition

  • noun:
    • The act of suppressing.
    • their state of being stifled.
    • Psychiatry Conscious exclusion of unsatisfactory desires, ideas, or thoughts from the brain.
    • Botany The failure of an organ or component to produce.
    • The work or instance of suppressing.
    • The state of being repressed.
    • an ongoing process by which you consciously excludes anxiety-producing ideas, feelings, or memories.
    • The act of suppressing, or perhaps the condition of being stifled; repression
    • total stoppage of a normal secretion or removal.
    • Omission.
    • The work of suppressing, crushing, or quelling, and/or condition to be suppressed, crushed, quelled, or even the want: because, the suppression of a riot, insurrection, or tumult.
    • The act of concealing or withholding from utterance, disclosure, revelation, or publication: because, the suppression of truth, of proof, or of reports.
    • The stoppage or obstruction or perhaps the morbid retention of discharges: because, the suppression of a diarrhea, of saliva, or of urine.
    • In botany, the lack, like in blossoms, of parts requisite to theoretical completeness; abortion.
    • In therapy, a phenomenon of binocular sight, consisting into the unique predominance of a single monocular picture together with consequent disappearance regarding the other.
    • forceful avoidance; placing down by power or expert
    • the act of withholding or withdrawing some guide or writing from publication or circulation
    • (psychology) the mindful exclusion of unsatisfactory ideas or desires
    • the failure to produce some component or organ

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