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[mass noun] Empathy.
- ‘Einfühlung arose in a part of empirical psychology that is no longer much cultivated, namely the psychology of aesthetic response.’
- ‘Einfühlung is a more extensive concept than sympathy.’
German, from ein- into + Fühlung feeling.
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