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adjective psychological pronunciation in British English /ˌsaɪkəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l/

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  1. 1
    involving or affecting your mind

    Harry's problems are more psychological than physical.

    psychological damage/harm

  2. 2
    caused by your feelings or thoughts

    Defeat is psychological. You lose one or two games and you stop believing you can win.

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