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What does it mean when you dream about a shrink?

If we dream about shrinking, perhaps the dream relates to our childhood. Alternatively, maybe we are “feeling small.” When other things shrink, it may be a representation that they are playing a smaller role in our life than formerly. We also sometimes refer to shy people as “shrinking violets,” and to psychiatrists as “shrinks.” (See also Little, Small).

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Those genes would be the most important wing shrinkers, Burga and colleagues reasoned.
ratio problems in which two complementary parts are compared with each other or the whole, such as comparing numbers of boys to girls in a class or boys to total students); and stretchers and shrinkers (growth or scale problems; see Lamon, 2005).
Documentary Journey to the Land of the Head Shrinkers.