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involutional psychosis

n.

A mental disturbance occurring during menopause or later life, characterized chiefly by depression.

Nearby words

involuted, involutely, involution, involutional, involutional melancholia, involutional psychosis, involve, involved, involvedly, involvement, invt.
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