Sublimatory
Sublimatory Sub"li*ma*to*ry, a. Used for sublimation; as, sublimatory vessels. --Boyle. [1913 Webster]

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  • Sublimation (psychology) — In psychology, sublimation is a coping mechanism. It has its roots in the Nietzschean psychoanalytical approach, and is often also referred to as a type of defense mechanism.Sublimation is the refocusing of psychic energy (which Sigmund Freud… …   Wikipedia

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