Meaning of FLOODING in English

FLOODING

/flud"ing/ , n.

a form of psychotherapy in which the patient receives abrupt and intense, rather than gradual, exposure to a fear-producing situation.

[ 1665-75, for sense "flood"; see FLOOD + -ING 1 ]

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