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horme

[hawr-mee] /ˈhɔr mi/
noun, Psychology
1.
activity directed toward a goal; purposive effort.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; < Greek hormḗ impetus, impulse
Related forms
hormic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for hormic

horme

/ˈhɔːmɪ/
noun
1.
(in the psychology of C. G. Jung) fundamental vital energy
Derived Forms
hormic, adjective
Word Origin
C20: from Greek hormē impulse
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