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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

an unhealthy obsession; (histology) the preservation and hardening of a tissue sample to retain as nearly as possible the same relations they had in the living body; The activity of fastening something firmly in position;

Usage examples (30)
  • I will never understand what the fixation is about constant attacks on Palin.
  • April 15th, 2010 at 6: 35 pm tombaker says: label fixation is the hallmark of petty minds the world over.
  • Clearly the fem underwear fixation is a personal obsession.
  • All these years later, his oral fixation is still being used on man parts. for more
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