ALL meanings of separation anxiety

sep·a·ra·tion anx·i·e·ty
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  • noun separation anxiety baby: distress when apart from mother 1
  • noun separation anxiety the normal fear and apprehension expressed by infants when removed from their mothers or approached by strangers. 1
  • noun separation anxiety any similar reaction in later life caused by separation from familiar surroundings or close friends or family. 1
  • noun separation anxiety a state of distress felt at the prospect of being separated from a familiar or beloved person 0
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