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


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

Nearby words

  1. somatomedin,
  2. somatopathic,
  3. somatopathy,
  4. somatoplasm,
  5. somatopleure,
  6. somatopsychosis,
  7. somatosensory,
  8. somatosensory cortex,
  9. somatosexual,
  10. somatostatin

Origin of somatopsychic

First recorded in 1900–05; somato- + psychic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for somatopsychic


[ sō-măt′ə-sīkĭk, sō′mə-tə- ]


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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