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noun [countable/uncountable]     fixation pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    a very strong interest in something that prevents you from paying attention to anything else

    Doug has a fixation with sports cars.

    fixation about:

    She seems to have a fixation about someone called Tony.

  2. 2
    in psychology, a mental condition in which someone’s feelings about sex have not developed normally because they loved someone or something a lot as a child

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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