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Kraepelin

[ kre-puh-leen ]
/ ˌkrɛ pəˈlin /
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noun
E·mil [ey-meel], /ˈeɪ mil/, 1856–1926, German psychiatrist.
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Kraepelin
[ krĕp′ə-lēn ]
Emil 1856-1926

German psychiatrist whose classification system of mental disorders formed the foundation for the standard diagnostic text in the field of psychiatry, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM).
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