Latent Content

Science / Psychiatry / Latent Content: The hidden (i.e., unconscious) meaning of thoughts or actions, especially in dreams or fantasies. In dreams, it is expressed in distorted, disguised, condensed, and symbolic form.

Other Words for Content

Content Adjective Synonyms: capacity, volume, size, measure
Content Noun Synonyms: substance, subject-matter, significance, purport, import, essence, text, theme, topic, thesis
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Manifest Content

Science / Psychiatry / Manifest Content: The remembered content of a dream or fantasy, as contrasted with latent content, which is concealed and distorted. MORE

Latent Heat

Science / Chemistry / Latent Heat: Heat that is absorbed without causing a rise in temperature. For example, 'latent heat of vaporization' refers to the amount of heat required to convert a liquid to vapor at a particular temperature. MORE

Latent Defect

Business / Real Estate / Latent Defect: A hidden structural defect that would not be discovered by ordinary inspection and that threatens the propertys soundness or the safety of its inhabitants. Some states impose on sellers and licensees MORE

Latent Content

Science / Psychiatry / Latent Content: The hidden (i.e., unconscious) meaning of thoughts or actions, especially in dreams or fantasies. In dreams, it is expressed in distorted, disguised, condensed, and symbolic form. MORE

Information Content Effect

Business / Finance / Information Content Effect: The correlation between predicted and actual stock returns, sometimes used to measure the contribution of a financial analyst. An IC of 1.0 indicates a perfect linear relationship between predicted an MORE

Latent Image

Entertainment / Photography / Latent Image: Invisible image produced by exposure which can be made visible by development. MORE

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