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groupthink

thetendency for decision making groups to reach a conclusionthat is extreme and which tend to be unwise or unrealistic,as a result of discounting information that is inconsistentwith their view and expressing disapproval against anymember who disagrees.

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October 17th 2021

positive symptoms

behavioursrelated to a mental disorder which do not occur in healthy persons; for example, hallucinations in schizophrenia.