TITLE

id

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1063
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "id" is presented. In Freudian psychiatry, id refers to one of the three divisions of the psyche, the others being the ego and superego. It also pertains to the obscure and inaccessible part of personality that serves as repository of instinctual drives continually striving for satisfaction. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also presented.
ACCESSION #
21231902

 

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