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sub·li·ma·tion
[suhb-luh-mey-shuhn]
NOUN
1.
Psychology. the diversion of the energy of a sexual or other biological impulse from its immediate goal to one of a more acceptable social, moral, or aesthetic nature or use.
2.
Chemistry. the act, fact, or process of subliming.
3.
a purification or refinement; ennoblement.
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