somatopsychic

[ suh-mat-uh-sahy-kik, soh-muh-tuh- ]
/ səˌmæt əˈsaɪ kɪk, ˌsoʊ mə tə- /

adjective

of or relating to the effects of the body on the mind.

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Origin of somatopsychic

First recorded in 1900–05; somato- + psychic
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Medical definitions for somatopsychic

somatopsychic
[ sō-măt′ə-sīkĭk, sō′mə-tə- ]

adj.

Relating to the relationship between the body and the mind.
Relating to the study of the effects of the body upon the mind.
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