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By Gary R VandenBos Ed.

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ISBN-13: 9781433803918

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A well-known and often cited phenomenon in PRECAUSAL THINKING, animism was a n o r c h i s m n. congenital absence of one or both testes. The etiology is unknown but genetic facconsidered by Swiss psychologist Jean Piaget tors may be involved. Also called a n o r c h i a . (1896-1980) to be characteristic of the thought of children in the PREOPERATIONAL STAGE, later a n o r e c t a n t n. see APPETITE SUPPRESSANT. Also fading out and being replaced by the strong becalled a n o r e x i a n t . lief in the universal nature of physical causality.

The simultaneous existence of ambivalent attachment contradictory feelings and attitudes, such as American Sign Language (ASL) see SIGN friendliness and hostility, toward the same perLANGUAGE. son, object, event, or situation, Swiss psychiatrist Eugen Bleuler (1857-1939), who was the Ames r o o m an irregularly shaped but apparrectangular room in which cues for DEPTH first to use this term in a psychological sense, re- ently PERCEPTION are used experimentally to distort garded extreme ambivalence as a major sympthe viewer's perception of the relative size of obtom of schizophrenia.

Al- sclerosis is often used interchangeably with MOTOR NEURON DISEASE, especially in the though widely used in the past for weight loss, United States. Also called Lou Gehrig's disrelief of depression, and other indications, modease. ern use of amphetamines is more circumscribed because of their adverse effects. They ate now anabolism n. see METABOLISM. —anabolic adj. used mainly to manage symptoms of attention anaclitic depression dependent depression: deficit/hyperactivity disorder and to treat cerintense sadness and DYSPHORIA stemming from tain cases of severe depression or narcolepsy.

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