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mental illness

noun [C or U] uk   us  
an illness that affects the mind
Translations of “mental illness”
in Korean 정신병…
in Arabic مَرض نَفسي…
in Portuguese doença mental…
in Catalan malaltia mental…
in Japanese 精神障害…
in Italian malattia mentale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 精神病…
in Chinese (Simplified) 精神病…
(Definition of mental illness from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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