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Adlerian

[ad-leer-ee-uh n]
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adjective
  1. of or relating to Alfred Adler or his doctrines, especially in respect to the belief that behavior is determined by compensation for feelings of inferiority.

Origin of Adlerian

First recorded in 1930–35; Adler + -ian
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  • Adlerian workshops are popular with parents concerned with problems in rearing children.

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British Dictionary definitions for adlerian

Adlerian

adjective
  1. of or relating to Alfred Adler or his ideas
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