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introject

[in-truh-jekt] /ˌɪn trəˈdʒɛkt/
verb (used with object), verb (used without object), Psychoanalysis
1.
to incorporate by introjection.
Origin
1925
1925; back formation from introjection
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Examples for introject
  • But that would be to introject logic, reason, and open reflection.
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introject

/ˌɪntrəˈdʒɛkt/
verb (psychol)
1.
(intransitive) (esp of a child) to incorporate ideas of others, or (in fantasy) of objects
2.
to turn (feelings for another) towards oneself
Compare project See also internalize
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