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OTHER WORDS FROM psychiatrypsy·chi·at·ric [sahy-kee-a-trik], /ˌsaɪ kiˈæ trɪk/, psy·chi·at·ri·cal, adjectivepsy·chi·at·ri·cal·ly, adverbnon·psy·chi·at·ric, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for psychiatry
Turning from biblical interpretation to psychiatry, the actor added, “I think the man was likely schizophrenic.”Christian Bale: One Man's Moses Is Another Man's Terrorist|Candida Moss, Joel Baden|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“We are dealing with a group of patients that have no other place to go, that are also being ignored by psychiatry,” he said.The Dutch Debate Doctor-Assisted Suicide For Depression|Nadette De Visser|February 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Many parents have a favorite,” said Dr. Gail Saltz, clinical associate professor of psychiatry at New York Presbyterian Hospital.Joan Fontaine and Olivia de Havilland’s Epic Sibling Rivalry|Keli Goff|December 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
These conclusions unnerved Kelley and eventually led him to change the focus of his career from psychiatry to criminology.Hermann Göring’s Shrink and the Perils of the Nazi Mind|Jack El-Hai|October 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The resident did not seek to reconcile theology and psychiatry.
Insanity as contributing to the effect of supernaturalism affords many gruesome studies in psychiatry.The Supernatural in Modern English Fiction|Dorothy Scarborough
This belief—one of the foundations of monistic psychology—is confirmed by the study of psychiatry.The Wonders of Life|Ernst Haeckel
For the average future physician, it would be wiser to omit even the psychiatry studies than those in abnormal psychology.Psychotherapy|Hugo Mnsterberg
Dick, having, at this period of his life only an inactive sense of humor, mechanically supplied it: "Psychiatry."Old Crow|Alice Brown
Psychiatry was specialized, these days, as physical medicine had been before it.Operation: Outer Space|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
British Dictionary definitions for psychiatry
Derived forms of psychiatrypsychiatrist, noun
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The medical science that studies and treats mental illness and mental maladjustment. Psychiatrists treat mental disorders; psychologists study mental activities, whether healthy or disordered. In the United States, psychiatrists usually hold the degree of doctor of medicine (M.D.) and may prescribe medication for their patients.