|1.||[ noun ] (existentialism) a loss of personal identity; a feeling of being an anonymous cog in a stupid social machine|
|Related terms:||psychological_state existentialism|
|2.||[ noun ] representing a human being as a physical thing deprived of personal qualities or individuality|
"according to Marx, treating labor as a commodity exemplified the reification of the individual"
|Related terms:||objectification depersonalize|
|3.||[ noun ] (psychiatry) emotional dissociative disorder in which there is loss of contact with your own personal reality accompanied by feelings of unreality and strangeness|
|Synonyms:||depersonalisation_neurosis depersonalization depersonalization_disorder depersonalization_neurosis depersonalisation_disorder|
|Related terms:||dissociative_disorder depersonalize|