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Also called man·ic-de·pres·sion.

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Medical definitions for manic-depressive illness

manic-depressive illness

n.

bipolar disorder
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Scientific definitions for manic-depressive illness

manic-depressive illness
[ măn′ĭk-dĭ-prĕsĭv ]

See bipolar disorder.
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Cultural definitions for manic-depressive illness

manic-depressive illness

See bipolar disorder.

The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
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