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erotic delusion

the false perception or belief that one is loved by or has had a sexual affair with a public figure or other individual. Also called erotomania; erotomanic delusion. See Clérambault’s syndrome; delusional disorder; erotic paranoia; Simenon’s syndrome.

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February 24th 2024

test interpretation

test interpretation

the clinical, educational, vocational, or other practical inferences given to a particular test result. Such conclusions are typically drawn by an expert in testing or by suitable computer software.