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Definition 1: transferring ownership - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for transference in the sense of this definition

(transference is a kind of ...) the act of transacting within or between groups (as carrying on commercial activities)

"no transactions are possible without him" "he has always been honest is his dealings with me"

(... is a kind of transference ) (law) the voluntary and absolute transfer of title and possession of real property from one person to another

"the power of alienation is an essential ingredient of ownership"

(... is a kind of transference ) act of transferring property title from one person to another

(... is a kind of transference ) act of transferring a title or right or claim to another

(... is a kind of transference ) the transfer of goods and services to an ally to aid in a common cause

"lend-lease during World War II was extremely generous"

(... is a kind of transference ) transfer of property from ecclesiastical to civil possession

Definition 2: the act of transfering something from one form to another - [noun denoting act]

Samples where transference or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the transfer of the music from record to tape suppressed much of the background noise

Synonyms for transference in the sense of this definition

(transference is a kind of ...) the act of changing something into something different in essential characteristics

Definition 3: (psychoanalysis) the process whereby emotions are passed on or displaced from one person to another; during psychoanalysis the displacement of feelings toward others (usually the parents) is onto the analyst - [noun denoting cognition]

(transference is a kind of ...) (psychiatry) a defense mechanism that transfers affect or reaction from the original object to some more acceptable one

(... is a kind of transference ) the psychoanalyst's displacement of emotion onto the patient or more generally the psychoanalyst's emotional involvement in the therapeutic interaction

(transference belongs to category ...) a set of techniques for exploring underlying motives and a method of treating various mental disorders; based on the theories of Sigmund Freud

"his physician recommended psychoanalysis"

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