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Medea complexPsychiatry Murderous hatred by a mother for her child or children, arising from a desire for revenge on her husband
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Medea,from Greek mythology: Medea killed the children fathered by Jason after he left her for a younger woman.
Medea complex - a mother's compulsion to kill her children as revenge against their father.
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