|1. an emotional purging or cleansing experienced by an ancient Greek audience at the end of a tragedy|
2. Release of ideas, thoughts, and repressed materials from the unconscious, accompanied by an affective emotional response and relief.
3. The healthful (therapeutic) release of ideas through "talking out" conscious material accompanied by an appropriate emotional reaction. Also, the release into awareness of repressed ("forgotten") material from the unconscious.
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WT: The Great Healing
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