[ man-ik ]
/ ˈmæn ɪk /
pertaining to or affected by mania.
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Origin of manic
OTHER WORDS FROM manichy·per·man·ic, adjectivesub·man·ic, adjective
Words nearby manic
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British Dictionary definitions for hypermanic
/ (ˈmænɪk) /
characterizing, denoting, or affected by mania
a person afflicted with mania
Word Origin for manic
C19: from Greek, from mania
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Medical definitions for hypermanic
[ măn′ĭk ]
Relating to, affected by, or resembling mania.
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