- Pertaining to psychoanalysis.
* * *psy·cho·an·a·lyt·ic -.an-əl-'it-ik also psy·cho·an·a·lyt·i·cal -i-kəl adj of, relating to, or employing psychoanalysis or its principles and techniquespsy·cho·an·a·lyt·i·cal·ly -i-k(ə-)lē adv
* * *psy·cho·an·a·lyt·ic (si″ko-an″ə-litґik) pertaining to psychoanalysis.
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