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(psychiatry) an abnormal absorption with the self

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He is taking on five autists, to help unlock their horticultural potential.
Temple Grandin, author of Animals in Translation, professor at Colorado State University, and one of the world's most famous autists.
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In this domain of cognitive processing, one would expect, then, that chimpanzees would behave in a similar manner to autists who have impaired theory of mind mechanism or module (ToMM).