melancholia attonita

[ ə-tŏnĭ-tə ]

n.

The catatonic state in schizophrenia that is characterized by immobility and muscular rigidity.melancholia stuporosa

Nearby words

  1. melamine resin,
  2. melammed,
  3. melampus,
  4. melan-,
  5. melancholia,
  6. melancholiac,
  7. melancholic,
  8. melancholy,
  9. melanchthon,
  10. melanedema


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