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the unconscious mind

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The unconscious mind (according to Sigmund Freud’s theories) is a reservoir of feelings, thoughts, urges, and memories that are outside of our conscious awareness. The unconscious contains contents that are unacceptable or unpleasant, such as feelings of pain, anxiety, or conflict.

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