Extreme self-centeredness, self-appreciation, or self-content. [ego + G. mania, frenzy]

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ego·ma·nia .ē-gō-'mā-nē-ə, -nyə n the quality or state of being extremely egocentric

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ego·ma·nia (e″go-maґne-ə) [ego + mania] extreme self-centeredness; extreme egotism.

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