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Dictionary entry overview: What does conversion reaction mean?
• CONVERSION REACTION (noun)
The noun CONVERSION REACTION has 1 sense:
1. a mental disorder characterized by the conversion of mental conflict into somatic forms (into paralysis or anesthesia having no apparent cause)
Familiarity information: CONVERSION REACTION used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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A mental disorder characterized by the conversion of mental conflict into somatic forms (into paralysis or anesthesia having no apparent cause)
Nouns denoting stable states of affairs
Hypernyms ("conversion reaction" is a kind of...):
Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "conversion reaction"):
glove anesthesia (a mental disorder involving loss of sensitivity in the hand and wrist)
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