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Cathexis

Cath`ex´is
n.1.(Psychiatry) the process of investing mental, emotional, or libidinal energy or significance in an object, person, or idea.
2.(Psychiatry) the emotional or libidinal energy invested in an object, person, or idea.
Noun1.cathexis - (psychoanalysis) the libidinal energy invested in some idea or person or object; "Freud thought of cathexis as a psychic analog of an electrical charge"
Synonyms: charge
analysis, charge, depth psychology, libidinal energy, psychoanalysis
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Catherine
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catheterise
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Cathetus
-- Cathexis --
Cathode
cathode ray
cathode ray tube
cathode-ray oscilloscope
cathode-ray tube
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