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hedonics

[hee-don-iks] /hiˈdɒn ɪks/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
1.
the branch of psychology that deals with pleasurable and unpleasurable states of consciousness.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; see hedonic, -ics
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hedonics

/hiːˈdɒnɪks/
noun (functioning as sing)
1.
the branch of psychology concerned with the study of pleasant and unpleasant sensations
2.
(in philosophy) the study of pleasure, esp in its relation to duty
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noun

See hedonology

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hedonics he·don·ics (hĭ-dŏn'ĭks)
n.
The branch of psychology that studies pleasant and unpleasant sensations and states of mind.

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