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Meaning of “psychiatry” - Learner’s Dictionary

psychiatry

noun [U]     /saɪˈkaɪətri/
the study and treatment of mental illnessScience of psychology and psychoanalysisMind and personality
psychiatric     /ˌsaɪkiˈætrɪk/ adjective relating to psychiatry: a psychiatric disorder a psychiatric nurseScience of psychology and psychoanalysisMind and personality
Translations of “psychiatry”
in Arabic طِب نَفسي…
in Korean 정신 의학…
in Malaysian psikiatri…
in French psychiatrie…
in Turkish ruhbilim, psikiyatri…
in Italian psichiatria…
in Chinese (Traditional) 精神病學…
in Russian психиатрия…
in Polish psychiatria…
in Vietnamese tâm thần học…
in Spanish psiquiatría…
in Portuguese psiquiatria…
in Thai จิตเวช…
in German die Psychiatrie…
in Catalan psiquiatria…
in Japanese 精神医学…
in Indonesian psikiatri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 精神病学…
(Definition of psychiatry from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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