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Hedonism REBT refers to a philosophical term referring to the concept of seeking pleasure and avoiding pain. In REBT, responsible Hedonism refers to maintaining pleasure over the long-term by avoiding short-term pleasures that may lead to pain, such as alcohol or cocaine.

Hedonist refers to a person whose life is devoted to the pursuit of pleasure and self -gratification. Also Hedonistic, of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a Hedonist or Hedonism.

Hedonistic calculus or utilitarianism refers to
the belief, first proposed by Jeremy Bentham, that behavior holds value to any individual undertaking it according to the amount of pleasure or pain that it can be expected to produce for that person.

Heebie-Jeebies is defined as eExtreme nervousness; jitters, creeps. Heebie-Jeebies is a term coined by cartoonist Billy DeBeck (1890-1942) in his comic strip Barney Google.
Heisenberg's uncertainty principle refers to the contention that even though Determinism is true, attempting to measure the causes of something influences those causes, making it impo

Helen Flanders Dunbar established the first formal gathering of individuals interested in studying the influences of the mind on health together with Franz Alexander.
Heliocentric theory refers to the theory proposed by Copernicus, that the planets, including the earth, rotate around the sun.

Hellkite is defined as an extremely cruel person.