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1. (used with a sing. or pl. verb) The interaction of various conscious and unconscious mental or emotional processes, especially as they influence personality, behavior, and attitudes.
2. (used with a sing. verb) The study of personality and behavior in terms of such processes.
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(Psychology) (functioning as singular) psychol the study of interacting motives and emotions
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psy•cho•dy•nam•ics(ˌsaɪ koʊ daɪˈnæm ɪks)
1. (used with a pl. v.) the conscious and unconscious motivational forces that determine human behavior and attitudes.
2. (used with a sing. v.) any branch of psychology or method of clinical treatment that views personality as the result of an interplay between conscious and unconscious factors.
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the systematic study of personality in terms of past and present experiences in relation to motivation. — psychodynamic, adj.See also: Psychology
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|Noun||1.||psychodynamics - the interrelation of conscious and unconscious processes and emotions that determine personality and motivation|
|2.||psychodynamics - the branch of social psychology that deals with the processes and emotions that determine psychology and motivation|
social psychology - the branch of psychology that studies persons and their relationships with others and with groups and with society as a whole
group dynamics - the branch of social psychology that studies the psychodynamics of interaction in social groups
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psychodynamics[ˌsaikəʊdaɪˈnæmiks] NSING → psicodinámica f
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n sing → Psychodynamik f
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