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Turkish translation of “schizophrenia”


noun [U]     /ˌskɪtsəʊˈfriːniə/
a serious mental illness in which someone cannot understand what is real and what is imaginary
şizofreni hastalığı
Mental and psychiatric disorders
schizophrenic     /ˌskɪtsəʊˈfrenɪk/ noun [C] someone who suffers from schizophrenia
şizofren kimse/hastası
Mental and psychiatric disorders
(Definition of schizophrenia noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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