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psychosis

noun [C or U] uk   /saɪˈkəʊ.sɪs/ us    /-ˈkoʊ-/ ( plural psychoses )
any of a number of the more severe mental diseases that make you believe things that are not real: She fell into a drug-induced psychosis.
Translations of “psychosis”
in Chinese (Traditional) 精神病,精神變態…
in Russian психоз…
in Turkish gerçek olmayan şeylere inanmasına sebep olan ruhsal hastalık, psikoz…
in Chinese (Simplified) 精神病,精神变态…
in Polish psychoza…
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