abreaction abreaction

Definition(s):

  • (n) (psychoanalysis) purging of emotional tensions

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Usage(s):

  • Sir: For PTI to state that Sylvia Plath "adds a powerful voice to the rising chorus of American bards who practice poetry as abreaction" (aberration?) is to sanction what today .
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