Is the depressed state of children when they are surrounded by unknown people. Stranger anxiety is a normal part of cognitive development: Babies differentiate caregivers from other people and that is why they prefer the familiar faces.

STRANGER ANXIETY: "Stranger anxiety is experienced by children when they have unknown people around them."
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