Kraepelin

[ kre-puh-leen ]
/ ˌkrɛ pəˈlin /

noun

E·mil [ey-meel] /ˈeɪ mil/,1856–1926, German psychiatrist.

QUIZZES

How Hip Is Your Lingo? Take Our Slang Quiz!
If you aren’t already skilled in slang, then this quiz can get you up to speed in no time!
Question 1 of 11
OK Boomer can be perceived as pejorative, but it is mostly considered to be _____
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for kraepelin

Medical definitions for kraepelin

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).
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.