Meaning of “psychosomatic” in the English Dictionary

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psychosomaticadjective

us /ˌsɑɪ·koʊ·səˈmæt̬·ɪk/

relating to a physical problem caused by emotional anxiety and not by illness, infection, or injury:

The doctor thinks Leo’s symptoms are psychosomatic.

(Definition of “psychosomatic” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)