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ambiversion

[am-bi-vur-zhuh n, -shuh n, am-bi-vur-] /ˌæm bɪˈvɜr ʒən, -ʃən, ˈæm bɪˌvɜr-/
noun, Psychology
1.
a state intermediate between extroversion and introversion.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; ambi- + -version, as in extroversion, introversion
Related forms
ambiversive
[am-bi-vur-siv] /ˌæm bɪˈvɜr sɪv/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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ambiversion in Medicine

ambiversion am·bi·ver·sion (ām'bĭ-vûr'zhən, -shən)
n.
A personality trait including the qualities of both introversion and extroversion.

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