analysand

[ uh-nal-uh-sand, -zand ]
/ əˈnæl əˌsænd, -ˌzænd /

noun Psychiatry.

a person undergoing psychoanalysis.

Nearby words

  1. analogue-digital converter,
  2. analogy,
  3. analogy test,
  4. analphabet,
  5. analphabetic,
  6. analyse,
  7. analysis,
  8. analysis of variance,
  9. analysis situs,
  10. analyst

Origin of analysand

1930–35; analyse + -and as in multiplicand

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British Dictionary definitions for analysand

analysand

/ (əˈnælɪˌsænd) /

noun

any person who is undergoing psychoanalysis

Word Origin for analysand

C20: from analyse + -and, on the model of multiplicand

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Medicine definitions for analysand

analysand

[ ə-nălĭ-sănd′ ]

n.

An individual who is being psychoanalyzed.

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