pregenital


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pregenital

 [pre-jen´ĭ-t'l]
pertaining to the early stages of psychosexual development (oral and anal), before the genitals have become the dominant influence on sexual behavior.

pregenital

/pre·gen·i·tal/ (pre-jen´ĭ-t'l) antedating the emergence of genital interests.

pregenital

(prē-jĕn′ĭ-tăl) [″ + genitalia, genitals]
In psychology, relating to that period when erotic interest in the reproductive organs and functions is not yet organized.
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Abbreviations as follows: ant = antenna; aplt = anal plate; dmic = dorsal microduct; dset = dorsal setae; dtbd = dorsal tubular duct; dtub =dorsal tubercle; mset = marginal setae; pdp = pregenital disc pore; prop = preopercular pore; spdp = spiracular disc pore; stgset = stigmatic setae; vmic = ventral microduct; vset = ventral seta; vtbd = ventral tubular duct.
Female genital plate with 3 + 3 pregenital seate, 20 to 23 circumgenital, 2 eugenital setae.
Fenichel (1946) similarly considered the regression to pregenital levels of functioning to permeate the obsessive-compulsive's thinking processes with an attitude characteristic of the first use of words.
Pensamos que si Freud (1905) muestra a la pubertad como un proceso disciplinador y doblegador, es porque se presenta quizas a lo pregenital como lo indomable y caotico.
Para muchas personas algunos dibujos animados ponen en escena la realizacion muy poco velada de deseos inconscientes, narcisistas y edipicos, vinculados con la sexualidad genital y pregenital de los personajes.
This clade is diagnosed by the bucculae being elevated posteriorly to form a pair of ventral plates; the fourth labial segment being about half as long as the third labial segment; two-segmented tarsi of middle and hind legs (fusion of primitive second and third segments), and genital segments inserted ventrally and slightly before apex of pregenital abdomen (Damgaard, 2008b).
In particular," he wrote, "I link what I divide into a True and False Self with Freud's division of the self into a part that is central and powered by the instincts (or what Freud called sexuality, pregenital and genital), and a part that is turned outwards and is related to the world" (140).
Se observa que las puntuaciones mas bajas se obtienen para los ultimos dos items de la EAS, correspondientes a expresiones de mayor intimidad sexual pregenital, precoital o penetrativa.
Para Kernberg (1979), la agresion pregenital, sobre todo la oral, tiene una participacion decisiva en esta constelacion psicopatologica.
This pregenital superego, which imposes itself with its aforementioned austerity, does not lead to a true identification, but remains instead a system of acquired behavioral schemes.
En su obra "artistica" reverberaban en imagenes marcadas de sangre, sexo y crueldad pregenital.