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noun [uncountable]     perfection pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    a state in which someone or something is perfect or as good as they can be

    Dennis always seeks perfection in his girlfriends.

    1. a.
      someone or something that is considered to be the best possible

      The view from our hotel room was simply perfection.

  2. 2
    the process of making something as good as it can be

    scientists working on the perfection of new techniques



to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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