mental disorder


noun

law (in England, according to the Mental Health Act 1983) mental illness, arrested or incomplete development of mind, psychopathic disorder, or any other disorder or disability of the mind

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Derived forms of mental disorder

mentally disordered, adjective
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Medical definitions for mental disorder

mental disorder

n.

mental illness
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