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psychobiography

[ sahy-koh-bahy-og-ruh-fee, -bee- ]
/ 藢sa瑟 ko蕣 ba瑟藞蓲g r蓹 fi, -bi- /
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noun, plural psy路cho路bi路og路ra路phies.
a biographical study focusing on psychological factors, as childhood traumas and unconscious motives.
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Origin of psychobiography

First recorded in 1930鈥35; psycho- + biography

OTHER WORDS FROM psychobiography

psy路cho路bi路og路ra路pher, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for psychobiography

psychobiography
/ (藢sa瑟k蓹蕣ba瑟藞蓲伞r蓹f瑟) /

noun
a biography that pays particular attention to a person's psychological development

Derived forms of psychobiography

psychobiographical (藢sa瑟k蓹蕣ba瑟蓹蕣藞伞r忙f瑟kl), adjective
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