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fixation
used in Brave New World

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Definition
an unhealthy and compulsive preoccupation with something or someone
  • So essential when there was under-production; but in an age of machines and the fixation of nitrogen–positively a crime against society.
    p. 52.6
  • Even after decanting, he's still inside a bottle–an invisible bottle of infantile and embryonic fixations.
    p. 222.9

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