Ganser's syndrome

[ gănzərz, gän- ]

n.

A pseudo-psychotic condition typically occurring in individuals feigning insanity and characterized by wrong but related answers to questions.

Nearby words

  1. geostrophic,
  2. geostrophic wind,
  3. geosynchronous,
  4. geosynchronous satellite,
  5. geosynclinal,
  6. geotag,
  7. geotaxis,
  8. geotechnical,
  9. geotectonic,
  10. geotextile


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