Oneirocritical | definition of oneirocritical by Medical dictionary
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Rarely used term pertaining to the logic of dreams.
[G. oneiros, dream, + kritikos, skilled in judgment]
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This concept follows the oneirocritical
tradition of the Bible.
Despite the wealth of oneirocritical
literature dealing with symbolic dreams, it is important to note that it was the literal variety of dreams that held greater moral and truth content.
2 (1993): 129-51; "Conflicting Dreams: Lovelace and the Oneirocritical
Reader," Eighteenth-Century Life 19, no.