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|Noun||1.||depersonalisation - emotional dissociative disorder in which there is loss of contact with your own personal reality accompanied by feelings of unreality and strangeness|
depersonalisation disorder, depersonalisation neurosis, depersonalization, depersonalization disorder, depersonalization neurosis
dissociative disorder - dissociation so severe that the usually integrated functions of consciousness and perception of self break down
|2.||depersonalisation - (existentialism) a loss of personal identity; a feeling of being an anonymous cog in an impersonal social machine|
existential philosophy, existentialism, existentialist philosophy - (philosophy) a 20th-century philosophical movement chiefly in Europe; assumes that people are entirely free and thus responsible for what they make of themselves
|3.||depersonalisation - representing a human being as a physical thing deprived of personal qualities or individuality; "according to Marx, treating labor as a commodity exemplified the reification of the individual"|
objectification - the act of representing an abstraction as a physical thing
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