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English definition of “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
(Definition of psychiatry noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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