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Formation

A pattern on a chart indicating price movement in a security. See also: Technical analysis.

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expresses the psychic reality of the transference memories," and should be distinguished from "the coincidental motor action or behavior which might or might not appear as an aspect of the compromise formation engendered by the [unconscious transference] fantasy." This "narrow" definition distinguishes acting out from the "pejorative" application of the concept "to any antisocial activity," although antisocial activity and acting out are often connected.