SYMMETRY COMPULSION

a method to arrange different things in a certain way. The symmetry compulsion is normally associated with having an obsession of the perfection and neatness. It is a symptom of compulsive disorders.

SYMMETRY COMPULSION: "Because of his symmetry compulsion behaviour, none can help him to arrange the room even when he is sick or his away on a trip. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SYMMETRY COMPULSION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/symmetry-compulsion/ (accessed May 16, 2021).
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