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addaword.gifdefinition of decathecting

noun
the process of withdrawing your energy from a love object so that it loses its sense of importance for you
Submitted by: John Z. from Greece on 07/01/2014 07:21:00
Definition of decathecting from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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