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psychiatry

noun [U] uk   us   /saɪˈkaɪə.tri/
the part of medicine that studies mental illness
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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…
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