any mental disorder, as depressive disorder, bipolar disorder, or cyclothymia, in which a major disturbance of feelings or emotions is predominant.
How Do You Write In The Subjunctive Mood?The subjunctive mood is a way of talking about unreal or conditional situations. You can also use it to describe desires, wishes, needs, or intentions. You’ll often see it as the format for idioms and expressions. Unreal Situations The most common use of the subjunctive mood to express imaginary or hypothetical situations. It’s often used in if clauses. To show the subjunctive mood, you should …
Also called mood disorder.
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British Dictionary definitions for mood disorder
any mental disorder, such as depression or mania, that is characterized by abnormal disturbances of mood
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Medicine definitions for mood disorder
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Science definitions for mood disorder (1 of 2)
[ mōōd ]
Any of a group of psychiatric disorders, including depression and bipolar disorder, characterized by a pervasive disturbance of mood. Also called affective disorder
Science definitions for mood disorder (2 of 2)
[ ə-fĕk′tĭv ]
See mood disorder.
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