Definition of allocentric in English:

allocentric

adjective

Psychology
  • Psychology. Concentrating on or interested in external objects in themselves, rather than in regard to their relation or relevance to oneself.

    Related autocentric

Origin

Early 20th century (in an earlier sense). From allo- + -centric.

Pronunciation

allocentric

/ˌalə(ʊ)ˈsɛntrɪk/