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hysteroid

or hys·ter·oi·dal

[ his-tuh-roid or his-tuh-roid-l ]
/ ˈhɪs təˌrɔɪd or ˌhɪs təˈrɔɪd l /

adjective

resembling hysteria.

Nearby words

hysteroepilepsy, hysterogenic, hysterogram, hysterograph, hysterography, hysteroid, hysterolith, hysterolysis, hysterometer, hysteromyoma, hysteromyomectomy

Origin of hysteroid

First recorded in 1850–55; hyster(ia) + -oid
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British Dictionary definitions for hysteroid

hysteroid

hysteroidal

/ (ˈhɪstəˌrɔɪd) /

adjective

resembling hysteria
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Medicine definitions for hysteroid

hysteroid

[ hĭstə-roid′ ]

adj.

Resembling or simulating hysteria.
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