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noun [U] uk   /ˌmel.əŋˈkəʊ.li.ə/  us   /-ˈkoʊ-/ old-fashioned or literary
the condition of feeling unhappy or sad for no obvious reason
Translations of “melancholia”
in Chinese (Traditional) 憂鬱症,抑鬱症…
in Chinese (Simplified) 忧郁症,抑郁症…
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