Apostasis | definition of apostasis by Medical dictionary
apostasis (1) An obsolete term for a disease crisis, or the finale of a disease process by "crisis".
(2) The signs and symptoms of a disease crisis.
1. an abscess.
2. the end or crisis of an attack or disease.
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His latent capacity, or potential energy, for a good attachment became a kinetic movement, turning his apostasis
(moving away from the father) into ectasis (moving toward him).