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addaword.gifdefinition of cathecting

noun
the process by which a person or an object becomes important to us
The feeling of love is the emotion that accompanies the experience of cathecting.
Submitted by: John Z. from Greece on 07/01/2014 07:18:00
Definition of cathecting from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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