cyclothymic personality

n.

A personality disorder characterized by frequently alternating periods of elation and depression, usually occurring spontaneously and not related to external circumstances.

Nearby words

  1. cyclostrophic,
  2. cyclostyle,
  3. cyclothyme,
  4. cyclothymia,
  5. cyclothymic disorder,
  6. cyclotome,
  7. cyclotomic,
  8. cyclotomy,
  9. cyclotrimethylenetrinitramine,
  10. cyclotron


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