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Role playing

role playing

1. The adopting or performing the role of another significant individual in order to gain insight into the behaviour of that person.

2. (Science: psychology) A psychotherapeutic method used in psychodrama to understand and treat emotional conflicts through the enactment or re-enactment of stressful interpersonal events.

See: psychodrama.

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