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schema

 [ske´mah]
a plan, outline, or arrangement.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sche·ma

, pl.

sche·ma·ta

(skē'mă, skē-mah'tă),
1. A plan, outline, or arrangement. Synonym(s): scheme
2. In sensorimotor theory, the organized unit of cognitive experience.
[G. schēma, shape, form]
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schema

(skē′mə)
n. pl. schemata (skē-mä′tə, skĭ-măt′ə) or schemas
Psychology A pattern imposed on complex reality or experience to assist in explaining it, mediate perception, or guide response.
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sche·ma

, pl. schemata (skē'mă -mă-tă)
1. A plan, outline, or arrangement.
Synonym(s): scheme.
2. In sensorimotor theory, the organized unit of cognitive experience.
[G. schēma, shape, form]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Conclusion: Childhood traumatic experiences contribute to personality disorder later in life among young adults through maladaptive schemas.
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