psychology

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Psychology

Definition

psy·chol·o·gy /saɪˈkɒlexternal image thinsp.pngəexternal image thinsp.pngdʒi/
–noun, plural -gies.
1.
the science of the mind or of mental states and processes.
2.
the science of human and animal behavior.
3.
the sum or characteristics of the mental states and processes of a person or class of persons, or of the mental states and processes involved in a field of activity: the psychology of a soldier; the psychology of politics.

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Psychology. (n.d.). Dictionary.com Unabridged (v 1.1). Retrieved November 20, 2007, from Dictionary.com website: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/Psychology

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