Synonyms for fixation

Synonyms for (noun) fixation

Synonyms: fixation, fixing

Definition: (histology) the preservation and hardening of a tissue sample to retain as nearly as possible the same relations they had in the living body

Similar words: preservation

Definition: a process that saves organic substances from decay


Synonyms: fixation

Definition: the activity of fastening something firmly in position

Similar words: attachment, fastening

Definition: the act of fastening things together


Synonyms: obsession, fixation

Definition: an unhealthy and compulsive preoccupation with something or someone

Similar words: preoccupation

Definition: an idea that preoccupies the mind and holds the attention


Synonyms: arrested development, infantile fixation, regression, fixation

Definition: an abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely

Similar words: abnormalcy, abnormality

Definition: an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies