Science / Psychiatry / Elaboration: An unconscious process consisting of expansion and embellishment of detail, especially with reference to a symbol or representation in a dream.
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Elaboration Verb Synonyms: enhancement, refinement, enrichment, improvement, amelioration, melioration, betterment, embellishment, adornment, garnish, garnishment, decoration, over-decoration, gingerbread, bells and whistles
Elaboration Noun Synonyms: enlargement, development, amplification, expansion