psychosomatic

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From psycho- + somatic.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌsaɪkəʊsəˈmætɪk/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌsaɪkoʊsəˈmædɪk/
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Adjective[edit]

psychosomatic (comparative more psychosomatic, superlative most psychosomatic)

  1. (now rare) Pertaining to both the mind and the body.
  2. (medicine, psychology) Pertaining to physical diseases, symptoms etc. which have mental causes.

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