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Censorship

Censorship in psychoanalysis is the regulation of the repressed material in the unconscious to see that nothing threatening to the ego is allowed to escape into consciousness. Censorship is apparently relaxed during sleep when repressed material al is expressed in the form of dreams.

Webster Dictionary Meaning

1. Censorship
- The office or power of a censor; as, to stand for a censorship.
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